• Emergency Closing Information
     
    Weather conditions or the loss of utility services (heat, water or electricity) can mean the delayed opening of the schools, the closing of the schools or early dismissal. The decision to delay or close the schools is made as early as possible. A message will be placed on the district phone system (609-538-9800), website, Comcast Channel 19 and Verizon Channel 31. A School Messanger message will also be sent.
     
    It is suggested that you have high importance alerts sent to a monitored phone and all other notifications sent to an email account which can be monitored at your convenience.
     
     

     

    School Messanger Categories:

     
    High Importance (for the following only)

    ·          School Closings/Delays/Early Dismissal

    ·          Emergency/Crisis

    ·          Any issue involving school/student safety

    ·          Absentee notifications

     

    School Information

    ·          Reminders of or any change to school calendar activities (concerts, special evening or after school activities such as Science Night, Reading     Night, Spirit Parade, etc)

    ·          Reminders about Back to School Nights, report cards, conferences, assemblies, BOE/budget meetings, etc.

    ·          Reminders to those who receive free/reduced lunch from Food Services

    ·          Reminders about registration

     

    Transportation

    ·          Bus Accidents/Delays/Schedule changes NOTE: depending on the situation, notifications of bus accidents may be sent under HIGH  IMPORTANCE

     

    Activities

    ·          Club/Sports activities; cancellations and/or changes in meetings or practice schedules

     

    General

    ·          Reminders about fundraisers, book fairs, PTA activities, EDP info/reminders, etc.

     
    Should there be a delayed opening, all students are to report to school 1 hour and 30 minutes later than normal. Do not drop your child off at school at the usual time as there may not be sufficient staff for supervision.
     

     

    Delayed Opening Hours:

    Elementary: 10:30am
    Fisher Middle: 9:55am
    OBA:   9:05am
    Ewing High: 9:15am
    NO morning EDP; NO morning Pre-K classes; Breakfast is not served.
     
     
     

    Early Dismissal During School Year:                               Hours During Last 3 Days of School:

    Elementary: 1:40pm                                                            Elementary:  9:00 - 1:10 (no lunch, no recess)
    Fisher Middle: 12:55pm                                                      Fisher Middle:  8:25 - 12:35 (no lunch)
    OBA:  11:55am                                                                    OBA: 7:35 - 12:00 (no lunch) 
    Ewing High: 12:15pm (no lunch)                                        Ewing High:  7:45 - 12:00 (no lunch)