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Delayed Opening, Early Dismissal, School Closing
Impact on School Operations

This chart provides parents, students, and staff with an overview of the impact on programs and services available in the schools should there be a delay, early dismissal, or closing. View detailed information on school closings and cancellations.

  Delayed Arrival (2 hours late) Early Dismissal School Closed
AM/PM Kindergarten & Preschool "A" Schools
AM 10:10 a.m. 12:25 p.m.
PM 12:25 2:40 p.m.

"B" Schools
AM 10:40 a.m. 12:55 p.m.
PM 12:55 3:10 p.m.
Based on dismissal time, details will be communicated to kindergarten parents Program Cancelled
Full Day/Extended Day Kindergarten Delayed 2 hours Depends on early dismissal time. Program Cancelled
AM/PM Preschool SPED Classes Follow same schedule of AM/PM kindergarten classes as listed above
A/B Schedules
High School & Middle School

Delayed 2 hours Depends on early dismissal time. Regardless of the number of days school is cancelled, the A/B days will not change upon return to school.
High School Assessments/Exams
Should weather or any other condition cause a scheduled assessment/exam day to be cancelled, the cancelled assessment/exam will be administered on the first day school reopens.
Before/After-School Parks & Recreation Program No before-school
P&R programs
No after-school
P&R programs
Program Cancelled
Breakfast/Lunch Varies from school to school Lunch served according to adjusted dismissal schedule/snacks to those students missing lunch if applicable No breakfast or lunch
Old Donation School Delayed 2 hours Depends on early dismissal time. Program Cancelled
Old Donation School Art & Dance Elementary School Art & Dance - Programs Cancelled
Middle School Dance - Program Cancelled
Program Cancelled
Academy Programs Delayed 2 hours Depends on early dismissal time. Program Cancelled
Technical & Career Education Center
and
Advanced Technology Center
No AM session No PM session (depends on dismissal time) Program Cancelled
SECEP/TRAEP (at Renaissance Academy) Delayed 2 hours Depends on early dismissal time. Program Cancelled
SECEP (at VBCPS school sites) Delayed 2 hours Depends on early dismissal time. Program Cancelled
SECEP/Re-ED (at Windsor Woods Elementary) Delayed 2 hours Depends on early dismissal time. Program Cancelled
Before/After-School Activities/Athletics Elementary No before-school activities No after-school activities Program Cancelled
Before/After-School Activities/Athletics Middle No before-school activities No after-school activities Program Cancelled
Middle School Zero Bell Delayed 2 hours N/A Program Cancelled
Before/After-School Activities/Athletics High No before-school activities No after-school activities Program Cancelled
Governor's School for the Arts N/A Depends on early dismissal time Program Cancelled
Preschool Speech Services No transportation provided Program Cancelled
Private Day Schools Delayed for 2 hours Depends on early dismissal time Program Cancelled


Last Modified on Tuesday, November 22, 2016