INCLEMENT WEATHER INFORMATION

SCHOOL CLOSINGS/ADJUSTMENTS DUE TO WEATHER OR OTHER EMERGENCY

DELAYED OPENINGS DUE TO WEATHER

During an inclement weather event, additional time may be required for township roads to be cleared and school buildings safe for arrival of staff and students.

Delayed openings due to inclement weather will be announced commencing at 5:45 AM - 8:30 AM on our district website, Facebook and Twitter, as well as WABC-TV Channel 7, News 12 New Jersey, KINVO alerts, and North Brunswick Community TV Channel 15.

Also, you can call the Board Office at (732) 289-3000 extension 53070 for delayed opening announcements

Families of North Brunswick Schools students are automatically enrolled in the Emergency Contact Communications System and will receive notifications at the phone number(s) they provided.

Should a delayed opening be implemented, the opening of all district schools and buildings will be delayed

2 HOURS:

In a period of temporary inclement weather, a delayed opening will be implemented. Opening of schools will be delayed 2 hours as follows:

  • High School: Delay from 7:45 AM to 9:45 AM Dismissal 2:25 PM

  • Middle School: Delay from 7:45 Am to 9:45 AM Dismissal 2:25 PM

  • Linwood School: Delay from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM Dismissal 3:10 PM

  • Elementary Schools: Delay from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM Dismissal 3:10 PM

  • ECC & Pre-K: Delay from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM Dismissal 3:10 PM

Transportation will also be delayed 2 hours. For example, if your bus is scheduled for 8:10 AM, it will come at 10:10 AM. Walkers and pupils being driven to school should plan their arrival 2 hours later. Lunch will be served. If a delayed opening occurs on a day when school is scheduled to dismiss early (i.e. 1:30 PM closing), the school day will be extended to regular closing times.

For example, if your bus is scheduled for 8:10 AM, it will come at 10:10 AM. Walkers and students being driven to school should plan their arrival 2 HOURS later.

If North Brunswick Schools are on a weather delayed opening then any transportation for students out of district is also delayed 2 HOURS.

Lunch will be served. If a delayed opening occurs on a day when school is scheduled to dismiss early (i.e. 1:30 PM closing), the school day will be extended to regular closing times.

EARLY CLOSINGS

Early Closing Schedules

School Start time

Dismissal Time

High School

7:45 AM

12:12 PM

Middle School

7:45 AM

12:12 PM

Linwood

8:30 AM

1:00 PM

Elementary

8:30 AM

1:00 PM

E.C.C. & All Pre-K

8:30 AM

1:00 PM

Project LEAL and RAS may be canceled.

In the event of a weather-related early dismissal, the same methods of communication will also make the appropriate announcement.  Also, you can call the Board Office at (732) 289-3000 extension 53070 for any closing announcements or visit our website www.nbtschools.org .  The decision to close school early due to inclement weather will be made by approximately 10:00 AM and announced on our district website, Facebook and Twitter, as well as WABC-TV Channel 7, News 12 New Jersey, KINVO alerts, and North Brunswick Community TV Channel 15.

On days of extreme heat, schools may close early. Announcements for this will be the same as listed above.

Further details will be communicated to parents through KINVO and via the district website, www.nbtschools.org, on a case-by-case basis, depending on the related conditions.