closings and delays
Information regarding closings and delays can be found on the
district homepage as they are announced.
NOTE: REFRESH YOUR SCREEN BY
Make sure your computer is displaying the LATEST news on the page! Some
computers cache the page in memory; hitting the shift key while refreshing
the page in your browser will help the most current information to load.
Another strategy is to hit the F5 key on your keyboard to refresh the page.
In addition to the traditional school closing information broadcast on local
television/radio stations and posted on this web site, RCS also uses its
Global Connect direct automatic phone system to communicate to parents and
guardians in the event of an unexpected early dismissal, weather delays and
cancellations, notifications of school emergencies and specific community
The success of this notification system depends upon the district's system
calling the correct phone numbers in order of priority. Please make sure
your child's school has this information updated regularly each school year,
when you purchase a new cell phone, if you move, if you change daycare
The first phone number on the priority list will be used as the primary
emergency contact phone number. Then, if additional numbers are available
and are made available to our database, the system will also contact those
numbers. If there are parents/guardians living in separate locations, please
include the phone numbers for them as the additional contact numbers.
While this system offer numerous advantages, it however, CANNOT dial
extension numbers. Therefore, please use a number that will directly reach
Get school closing alerts on your email and/or mobile phone or PDA
up with the School News Notifier, an
news service for which parents and residents can sign up to receive email
and/or text message when schools are closed, delayed or dismissed early due
to inclement weather or for any other reason,