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Weather Related FAQsHow Decisions Are Made:
Decisions are made based on conditions across the county and beyond to create a margin of safety for all travelers from all areas of the county. Conditions that can appear safe in one area may well be very different in another. Decisions take all areas into consideration to protect the safety of all our students and staff. Extensive decision making incorporates field surveys, review of weather forecasts, and coordination with other agencies.
Sign up for PWCS E-NEWS Notifications
School closings and activities announcements due to inclement weather can be sent to you via text messaging or email.
However, it's best to also check the PWCS Web site, TV, or radio announcements as well.
MyPWCS app for mobile devices
delivers the information you want, including emergency announcements, news, and inks to lunch menus, school contacts, bus schedules, and lunch payments, to the palm of your hand. Download the latest version from the Google Play Store and the App Store. See instructions for downloading to your device below:
MyPWCS Mobile App
EMPLOYEE CLOSING INFORMATION:Code Red (Employees do not report to work):
Schools are closed and employees shall not report for work.
Certain administrators and classified employees as specifically designated by their supervisor will report at times specified to perform essential duties such as snow removal.Code Green (Teachers do not report to work):
Schools are closed and all 12-month employees and all administrators shall report for work.
Annual leave may be requested by those employees unable to report for work (liberal leave).
Staff, teachers on less than 12-month contracts, teacher aides, bus drivers, bus driver attendants, cafeteria workers and other less than 12-month classified employees shall not report