Be sure to consult the following sourcesInclement Weather
Safety is Our Concern
in case of delays, cancellations or early dismissals.
PRSD Website: www.pinerichland.org
PR-TV: Armstrong regular cable channel 50 or Digital Cable Channel 211 and Consolidated Cable: 404
Pine-Richland Information Line: 724-443-7575
Local Radio Stations: KDKA, KQV, 3WS, WISH and the Froggy Network
Local Television Stations: KDKA, WTAE and WPXI (Click on the Call Letters for Online Closing Information)
When There is a Closing
School Buildings will be closed to parents, students and community members when a closing is issued.
How You Can Prepare:
prepared and have a plan in place should there be an early dismissal
and your child(ren) should be sent home on short notice. Although rare,
early dismissals are a possibility due to weather or emergency
situations. Now is the time to develop a plan with your child(ren).
sure your child knows and understand the plan (Make it simple.).
Children will be sent home on their school bus if an unexpected early
dismissal occurs. Connect-ED (the district's rapid phone notification)
will be activated in the elementary buildings if an early dismissal
occurs. Be sure to program (724) 625-7773 as a number that will not be
blocked if you have a block on your phone.
sure to check the website, PR-TV, local radio stations, and
or/television stations for cancellations, delays and early dismissals.
rapid notification call will only be made in unusual circumstances (ex:
massive power outages and/or early dismissals), so please monitor radio
& TV stations.
Bus pickup and school opening is delayed by two hours. Lunch will be served.
What is the modified kindergarten schedule?
Morning Kindergarten will meet from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Afternoon Kindergarten will meet from 2 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
- Be prepared and have a plan in place should there be an early dismissal and your child(ren) should be sent home on short notice. Although rare, early dismissals are a possibility due to weather or emergency situations. Now is the time to develop a plan with your child(ren).