Severe Weather - Be Ready

  • Message from the Superintendent of Schools:

    During any impending or unsafe weather conditions and upon close evaluation of the effects, it may result in a change of operations to a delay, early release or cancellation. This decision will be communicated to families immediately.
    We work closely with emergency agencies in Caldwell County to protect and safeguard families. For additional resources that may assist you during a threatening weather event, we recommend the information posted on this webpage. Your immediate family comes first, but we also encourage you to check on neighbors, extended family, and friends, especially those who may be sick, incapacitated or elderly.
    We appreciate all the support from the American Red Cross, Department of Social Services, the Caldwell County Health Department, local law enforcement and the emergency services for their coordinated efforts to ensure that residents in Caldwell County are assisted and notified during emergencies. The school district values its partnership with each of these agencies, and we support their day-to-day efforts in keeping families safe and secure. 
    With great appreciation,
    Dr. Don Phipps

  • Shelters - Current Status - Shelters are Closed

    A pet-friendly shelter was available at West Caldwell High School during Tropical Storm Florence.

    Several schools in the district are identified as potential Emergency Shelter locations. 

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  • School District Status:

    Schools are operating on a regular schedule.

    Any change in school hours will be announced via phone, email, text, social media, website, radio, television and local news outlets as soon as it is deemed necessary to cancel, delay or early release.

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