What are the emergency closing and delay policies?
Recorded Announcement of School Cancellations and Delayed Opening
In the event of inclement weather, you may call any of the schools and dial
Curtis: 443-1071 ext.3
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|WCVB||TV Channel 5|
|WRKO||TV Channel 7|
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In the event that an emergency situation (caused by the weather or other
conditions) arises after school has commenced for the day, the Superintendent of
Schools or his designee, may decide to close school before the regular dismissal
time. Although school is seldom dismissed early, we feel it is necessary to be
prepared to meet the needs of our students and return them home as safely and as
efficiently as possible.
When school closes early, Curtis students will be dismissed first so they
will be home when younger ones arrive.
If a child has no parent at home and a neighbor’s house is not available, the
child will be taken to the home of the person listed as the contact on the
school’s Emergency Information Sheet until his/her parent can be reached or the
child is picked up.
If the person listed on the Emergency Information Sheet is not available, the
school will make arrangements for the child to stay at a safe place. The parents
will be notified by telephone of the location where they can pick up their