now uses the Blackboard Connect system. Using telephone
numbers in the PowerSchool student data system, telephone
calls and emails are sent to every home in the school
district during an emergency, school closing or delay
because of the weather.
The system can also be tailored to send text messages and make calls to the numbers that you provide to the system.
Learn more here - http://www.scotiaglenvilleschools.org/blackboard/blackboardpage.cfm
Schenectady County school districts adopt uniform school closing procedures
December 17, 2015
With winter weather
coming, Schenectady County schools announce joint protocols for
closings and delays
In an effort to enhance student and community safety and communication with families, schools in Schenectady County have established joint protocols for weather-related closings and delays.
The involved districts are Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake, Duanesburg, Mohonasen, Niskayuna, Schalmont, Schenectady and Scotia-Glenville, each of which is located entirely within the county or serves a portion of it.
Neighboring districts are typically in close contact when bad weather hits. Formalizing protocols across the districts represents a new level of cooperation and provides additional clarity to families and municipal government ahead of the coming winter. READ MORE