School Closing & Delay Information

Decisions about school delays, closings and early dismissals are made for the safety of the majority of students in our community.  Conditions may vary from one area to another.   When possible we will communicate a closing or delay by 6:30 am. Sign Up for Text Alerts to receive the most current closing/delay information.

Media sites listed below will also provide closing /delay information:

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DELAYED SCHOOL OPENING SCHEDULES

ONE HOUR DELAY

CANCELLED            Early Birds

9:20 AM                     Middle School/All Elementary

9:30 AM                     Primary

9:45 AM                     Toddler

TWO HOUR DELAY

10:20 AM                  Middle School/All Elementary

10:30 AM                  Primary

10:45 AM                  Toddler

  • All programs dismiss at their regular times.
  • If conditions in your area are too hazardous, please keep your child at home.

EARLY DISMISSAL

  • If afternoon conditions are deteriorating, check the media listed above.
  • You will receive an email or text communicating a change in hours.
  • School districts that announce early dismissal will pick up New School students according to THEIR discretion, please check with your district. Parents must call The New School if they do not want their child to ride the bus.

SCHOOL CLOSING

  • School may be closed for a variety of reasons including road conditions, a fluctuation in indoor temperature in the building (too cold, below 65 degrees or too warm) or any condition that causes a safety concern for our students or staff.

 

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