5000 - Community Relationships

5050 Emergency Closings

The Superintendent shall develop procedures for the temporary closing of a school or all schools in the school system because of inclement weather or any other unforeseen occurrence that presents a threat to the safety of students and employees or causes major damage to school property. The Superintendent shall notify parents, the news media and other interested parties of a decision to close a school or schools as soon as it is feasible to do so under the circumstances.


Legal References:
G.S. 115C-36, -47
Cross References:
Monday, 10 October 2011
Last Updated:
Monday, 12 January 2015