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Delays/Closings Due to Inclement Weather


When schools are delayed due to inclement weather, the following options will be used by those announcing school delays:

One Hour Delay - Schedules should be adjusted to allow lunch to be served
-All schools - One hour delay (Personnel should report as near to their regular report time as is safely possible.)
-CCST (morning session) - Begins at 10:00 a.m.
-CCST (afternoon session) - Operates on regular schedule
-A.M. Kindergarten - One hour delay
-P.M. Kindergarten - Operates on regular schedule
-CBI - One hour delay
-Magnet School - Operates on regular schedule
-SECEP (TRAEP & RE-ED) - One hour delay
-Pendleton - One hour delay (even if Virginia Beach schools are not delayed)
-Special Education - One hour delay
  A.M. Special Education Preschool - One hour delay
  P.M. Special Education Preschool - Operates on regular schedule

Two Hour Delay - Schedules should be adjusted to allow lunch to be served
-All schools - Two hour delay (Personnel should report as near to their regular report time as is safely possible.)
-CCST (morning session) - Canceled
-CCST (afternoon session) - Operates on regular schedule
-A.M. Kindergarten - Canceled
-P.M. Kindergarten - One hour delay
-CBI - Two hour delay (unless canceled by program administrators)
-Magnet School - Operates on regular schedule
-SECEP (TRAEP & RE-ED) - Two hour delay
-Pendleton - Two hour delay (even if Virginia Beach schools open earlier)
-Special Education - Two hour delay
  A.M. Special Education Preschool - Canceled
  P.M. Special Education Preschool - One hour delay

When schools are closed due to weather conditions, the following codes will be used by those announcing school closing:

CODE RED:
Schools and offices are closed for all personnel except those employees designated as essential personnel.

CODE YELLOW:
Schools are closed. Administrators and twelve-month personnel are expected to report.

CODE GREEN:
Schools are closed for students only. Teachers and all other personnel are expected to report.

NOTE: Please monitor radio station WFOS-FM (88.7) operated by Chesapeake Public Schools, cable television station WCPS COX-46 and Verizon Channel 42, for accurate and timely information on any changes in the published schedule.


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Contact Information
Emergency Management Office
304 Albemarle Drive
Chesapeake, VA 23322

Phone: 382-6504
Fax: 382-8228

Last modified: Wed March 19 2014 09:21:47 PM