Weather & Emergency Information

Notification of closings/delays due to inclement weather and/or emergencies will be announced to parents, guardians, and the community using one or more of the following methods:
ONLINE
  • District Website (on the homepage)
  • E-Alerts (weather related only) - You can become a registered user and subscribe to E-Alerts on the District website. You will receive email and optional text message notification with this service.
RADIO (weather-related only)
  • KDKA 1020 AM
  • WCNS 1480 AM
TELEVISION (weather-related only)
  • KDKA - Pittsburgh
  • WTAE - Pittsburgh
  • WPXI - Pittsburgh
  • WJAC - Johnstown
PHONE
  • Global Connect - be sure to update the office of any phone changes. Refer to the District website for more information.
  • DO NOT CALL THE SCHOOL BUILDINGS FOR WEATHER ANNOUNCEMENTS. PLEASE UTILIZE THE OPTIONS LISTED ABOVE.
DELAYED OPENINGS: In the event there is a delayed opening, buses will pick up students either two (2) hours OR three (3) hours later than normal. For a 2-hour delay for example, if your child is normally picked up at 7:45 a.m., during a delayed opening, pick-up time would be 9:45 a.m.; for a 3-hour delay, pick-up time would be 10:45 a.m. 
 
EARLY DISMISSALS: In the event of an early dismissal, parents will be notified in the same manner as a school delay or closing.