This serves to clarify the East Rockaway School District’s procedures for inclement weather. On inclement weather days, the district will make every effort to make a decision on whether to delay opening or close school by 6:00 A.M. The District will implement a delayed school opening schedule on days of inclement weather. A delayed opening schedule offers the district additional time to clear and sand all district walkways, driveways and parking lots for the safe entry of our students and staff. The delayed opening will also provide adequate time for students and staff to arrive safely to their buildings. When school must be closed or delayed due to weather conditions, announcements will be made to that effect via our Blackboard Connect communications system. Please make sure that the parent portal has your most up to date contact information. Notifications will also be posted on our website, district app and over the following websites, television and radio stations:
News 12 Long Island
WALK 97.5 FM
WCBS 880 AM
In the event of a delayed opening, the following schedule will be in effect:
Jr./ Sr. High School classes begin at 10:00 AM.
Students should not arrive prior to 9:40
Rhame Avenue and Centre Avenue Elementary School classes begin at 10:15 AM.
Students should not arrive prior to 9:55.
If you have any questions regarding the delayed opening process, please call your building principal.
Thank you in advance for your cooperation.