New Prague Area Schools (PreK-12) will be closed on Friday, January 17th due to inclement weather. This will be a Blended Learning day. 

WRAP & Kids Company will be closed.

All afternoon and evening activities are canceled.

Fitness & Aquatic Center will be open, but please check emails and watch Facebook for possible schedule changes and closure updates.

Suicide Resources

CRISIS TEXT LINE (MN Dept. of Human Services)

Text MN to 741741 to connect to a counselor. Free help for people across Minnesota who are having a mental health crisis or are contemplating suicide.  Available 24/7.  


CRISIS CALL LINE (MN Dept. of Human Services)

In the Twin Cities metro area, call **CRISIS (274747) from a cell phone to talk to a team of professionals who can help you.



Click here for list by county.


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-TALK (8255)


Crisis Resources in Minnesota

KARE 11 news article about resources available to parents of teens and children who may be suicidal. Click here for article. Click here for MN Dept of Human Services hotlines.


Article:  The Silicon Valley Suicides

Intriguing insights into why so many kids with bright prospects are killing themselves in Palo Alto.  Click here


Article:  Parenting Tips as Suicide Prevention

Click here to read an interesting article from a psychiatrist who works in Palo Alto, CA. Great food for thought! 


Healthy Places

Excellent site for a wide range of suicide topics, including "What would you do if one of your friends threatened to commit suicide?", danger signs of "Youth Suicide", online depression tests, facts, statistics, how to help yourself and much more.


National Hopeline Network

1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)



Suicide Awareness/Voices of Education (SA/VE)


Suicide Hotlines

MANKATO: Suicide Prevention Hotline

Immanuel St. Joseph's:  Mayo Health System

24 hours / 7 days, Toll-Free Statewide



WACONIA:  Serving Residents of Carver or Scott Counties

Crisis Intervention, County Mental Health Crisis Program

24 hours / 7 days

(952) 442-7601


The Trevor Lifeline

A free and confidental crisis and suicide prevention lifeline for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth that offers hope and someone to talk to, 24/7.  1-866-488-7386