The decision to close or delay school opening is made by 5:30am. Notifications are made via ConnectEd (a communication tool the district uses to contact parents via email, text, and telephone), web postings on school building home pages, and the following local radio and television stations:
WRRV 92.7 FM/96.9 FM
WFAS 103.9 FM/1230 AM
WHUD/WLNA 100.7 FM/1420 AM
WRCR 1300 AM
RCES 1640 AM
12 Hudson Valley
Closing or delay determinations are
based solely on conditions within the district and may vary from neighboring
are advised to update contact information with the main office of their child’s
school building to ensure their receipt of timely notifications.
In the event that weather forecasts
predict worsening conditions during a school day in progress, the Superintendent
of Schools may decide to close early. Notifications of an early dismissal will
be made through the same channels as delays and closings.
The Ramapo Central School District
understands that many families must make alternate arrangements for their
children when school is delayed, canceled or dismissed early. Student safety is
the district’s top priority. In preparation for inclement conditions, the
district urges parents to develop a family plan for addressing childcare issues
should weather impact regular school hours.