Reminder of Emergency School Closings and Late Openings

Emergency School Closings, Early Dismissals, Late Openings & Special Operational Delays

Changes to school schedules caused by inclement weather, cancellations of after-school activities, bus delays or other emergency conditions are announced by voice and text messages through:

– The Connect-ED automated telephone notification system
– Postings on the school system’s website (
– Facebook page (
– Twitter page (@AACountySchools)
– Broacast on major area radio and television stations:
* AACPS-TV (Channel 96 on Comcast and Broadstripe
* Channel 36 on Verizon

Please do not call your child’s school or central office to find out about closings and other emergency-related schedule changes.

In addition, announcements are posted (and you may sign up for email alerts) on the website School’s Out (

Parents: It is critical to keep emergency contact numbers and email addresses up to date at your child’s school.