Superintendent Jim Sutfin found a fun way to deliver the news to students that the Millard school district would have a snow day Thursday.

In a video on Twitter, he told students they would have Thursday off – and then did a mic drop. That’s a move where performers drop their microphone as a kind of exclamation point on a performance.

The video had more than 75,000 views Thursday morning, undoubtedly many by happy students.

Sutfin, who became superintendent in 2014, is known for trying to engage students on social media. A couple years ago he posted a video online promising to jump into a pool wearing a business suit if a technology fundraising goal was met.

Administrators with other districts also used fun ways to deliver the snow day news, with some school officials even singing songs about the cancellation.

But apparently some adults didn’t think the weather conditions warranted giving kids in the area the day off.

"Total over reaction," one tweet said.

Said another: "Should probably just ‘call on’ school."

Still, some grown-ups were excited about their own day off from work.

One person tweeted, "Snow day!!! started driving to work and got the call to head back home!"

Another piled on even more exclamation points: "Snow day!!!!!!!! with ice and wind coming to Omaha, I canceled my clients so they wouldn't..."

And plenty of public safety agencies used Twitter to remind people to stay safe.

The Ashland Fire Department tweeted: "Great day to stay home & catch up on some reading. Or do laundry. Or play with the kids (no school). Or the cat (do cats play?). Whatever you do, if you don’t need to go out, don’t."

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