Last Day of School, 2016-17
The last day of school for students will be Tuesday, June 7, 2016.
The last work day for teachers will be Wednesday, June 8, 2016.
Each inclement weather event is unique. The timeline below represents a general guideline of the decision-making process.
2 to 4 a.m. Transportation Services Road Assessment Team drives assigned routes to evaluate conditions and hazards for school buses in six sections of the county. Other team members monitor weather forecasts and consults with other agencies and localities.
4:30 a.m. Road Assessment Team reports to Director of Transportation.
4:45 a.m. Director of Transportation submits recommendation to the Superintendent’s Office, and a final decision is made regarding school operations.
5:15 to 5:30 a.m. School Schedule Hotline is updated: (434) 296-5886
By 6 a.m. Local media notified.
By 6 a.m. School division announces the decision by phone and email to subscribers of the Electronic School Notification System and posts announcement to school division website.
The After-School Enrichment Program will not operate if school dismisses early. Please make certain your child’s school has current information regarding where your child should go in the event of an early closing.
Information for Staff
All Building Services employees and custodians not assigned to Building Services are "emergency-personnel" and are expected to report to work, regardless of weather.
All professional development classes are automatically canceled if school is closed or dismisses early due to inclement weather. At that point, the instructor is responsible for working with participants to make up the instructional time at a later date.
Fastest Ways to Find Out About School Schedule Changes:
- Call the School Schedule Hotline at (434) 296-5886.
- Receive an alert from the Electronic School Notification System.
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