School Closure and Emergency Information

Bear Creek snow

Notification

If the school is closed, delayed, or dismissed early due to weather, power outage, or any other emergency situation, the news will be disseminated in some or all of the following ways:

  1. A pop-up notice on our website
  2. Flashalert
  3. Text message*
  4. Email*
  5. Local radio and television news stations
  6. The voice message on the school voicemail system (if power and Internet services are available)

Parents, faculty, staff, and Upper School students will receive emergency notifications via text message. Parents, faculty, and staff will receive emergency notifications via email as well.

Parents

Ensure that your cell phone number and email address are listed correctly in your Household Profile on the Parent Portal. Go to MyBC/Parents, click the Parent Portal link, then log in to review and update your profile, if necessary.

Faculty and Staff

Ensure that your cell phone number and email address are listed correctly in your Household Profile on the Faculty Portal or in Axiom (see MyBC/Faculty-Staff for links). If you don't have a Veracross account, ask your supervisor for assistance.

Preschool and 2/3-Kindergarten

If school is delayed, then preschool and 2/3-kindergarten classes are cancelled.