School Closing Information

  • The school closing emergency number is 855.

    School closing and/or late opening information can be found on the following:

    • TV: CBS-TV 3, WPVI-TV 6, NBC-TV 10, GVTV 14, FOX-TV 29
    • Radio: KWY-1060 AM Radio
    • Online: www.gvsd.org (Each of the TV stations listed above also include school closing information on their web sites.)
    • Via SchoolMessenger: SchoolMessenger is an automated phone and email notification system. Based on feedback received from parents, we will use SchoolMessenger to notify parents of school closings and/or late openings. These calls will be made between 5:30 a.m. and 7 a.m. SchoolMessenger will also be used to notify families of early closings during the school day. Please see additional information about setting your SchoolMessenger contact preferences below. 
    • On the District's Facebook page. 

     

Managing Contact Information/Setting Contact Preferences

  • Parents can now make changes to contact information (phone and email) online via their Skyward Family Access account! In addition, parents can set preferences for how they'd like to be contacted when the school or the District send out notifications.

    Please note that changes to address, households, guardians, and names must be made through the school office. These changes cannot be made online.

    For information about how to set contact preferences in your Skyward Family Access account, please click here.