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:
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
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.