In the event of inclement weather, hazardous road conditions, or any other emergencies requiring us to close schools or delay opening for one day, you will receive a phone call at your home phone number as listed in our student database system.  You may also check the district website, call the Message Line (609-466-7610) for a taped announcement, or tune into:

    Channel 27

    NJ 101.5 FM

    For a Delayed School Opening, starting time for all schools will be 2 hours later than usual.


    HS   9:20 – 2:07
    UMS   10:08 – 2:55
    LMS   10:08 – 2:55
    VES   11:30 – 3:50
    OHES  11:30 – 3:50
    AM K & PS  11:30 – 1:30
    PM K & PS  1:50 – 3:50
    Children going to out of district schools will also have a 2 hour delayed opening.
    • All BEFORE school programs will be cancelled.
    • All after school programs will operate as usual.
    • All athletic programs will follow their normal schedule.


    HS   7:20 – 11:44
    UMS   8:08 – 12:23
    LMS   8:08 – 12:23
    VES   9:30 – 1:30
    OHES  9:30 – 1:30
    AM K & PS  9:30 – 11:20  Emergency dismissal    9:30- 11:20
    PM K & PS  11:50 – 1:30  Emergency dismissal    cancelled
    The decision as to whether to close schools must be made between 10:30 and 10:45 a.m. Please DO NOT call the schools, but listen to the designated radio stations. In the event of early closings, there will be no P.M. kindergarten classes.
    Please note: When schools are dismissed early - All after school programs are cancelled. All athletic events are cancelled.

    The Message Line will have a taped message in the event of an unexpected school closing. Individuals may receive information about various school and district activities and parents may leave messages about student absences at any time of the day or night.

    Message Line number - (609) 466-7610

    Building Visitation: We are proud of our schools and welcome visits from parents and other interested citizens. However, we ask that all visitors receive prior permission from the principal's office.

    All visitors are required to "sign in" at the main office and receive a visitor's pass upon entering the building.