School of Rock: Principal Announces Snow Day by Singing Bohemian Rhapsody

UPDATED 02/05/2014 at 01:45 PM EST Originally published 02/05/2014 at 10:10 AM EST

"Bohemian Rhapsody" is back in another viral video, this time brightening the spirits of a beleaguered Kentucky town battered by a relentless mix of snow and cold.

The onslaught of winter weather has caused repeated school closures in Burlington, Ky. Tired of breaking the same news to parents, Stephens Elementary School principal James Detwiler gave his snow day announcement a rock reboot.

On Monday, with help from the school's creative drama teacher Chad Caddell, Detwiler sent out a school closure message inspired by the Queen hit.

“We just got a call, breaking news, school is closed, school is closed. Sorry parents for another day. Watch out for frostbiting! Very, very frightening,“ Chadwell and Detwiler belt in their Youtube video of the message.

The principal hopes the musical adjustment keeps families upbeat during this barrage of bad weather and gains the school, which is in need of new technology, exposure.

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