School Express Closings and Delays

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INCLEMENT WEATHER PROCEDURES: Families and guardians will follow weather closings for the school district your child attends as well as the home school district your child resides in.  The School Express, Inc. team of drivers will do their best to remain on schedule during inclement weather and emergency conditions.  Due to safety concerns drivers will not attempt to enter unplowed and icy roads or driveways.  If pick up and drop off locations are not accessible we will contact you to arrange other accommodations.  Please see the following details.

School Closings: 

  • If the school district your child attends is closed due to weather conditions you child will not attend school.
  • If the home school district your child resides in is closed due to weather conditions your child will NOT be transported to the school they attended due to the unsafe road conditions in your area.  Your child will be excused from school if this occurs.

Two Hour Delays: 

  • If the school district your child attends is operating on a two hour delay your child will be picked up two hours later than their regular scheduled time.
  • If the home school district your child resides in is operating on a two hour delay due to the unsafe road conditions in your area your child will be picked up two hours later than their regular scheduled time.  Your child will be excused for the late arrival if the school district they attend is not operating on a delay.
  • If your child attends an AM preschool class at a school or school district that announces a two hour delay there will be no AM preschool class operating for the day.  PM preschool classes will operate as scheduled without any delays.
  • If your AM preschool child’s home school district they reside in announces a two hour delay due to unsafe road conditions in your area, but he school or school district your child attends is operating as scheduled, no transportation will be provided to students attending the AM preschool class.  Your child will be excused if this occurs.  PM preschool classes will operate as scheduled.

Early Dismissals:

  • If the school district your child attends announces an early dismissals due to inclement weather please be prepared for your child to arrive home early following the dismissals time the school announces.
  • If the home school district your child resides in announces an early dismissal due to inclement, but the school district your child is attending does not announce an early dismissal please be aware your child may be arriving home later due to road conditions.
  • If your child attends a PM preschool class at a school or school district that announces early dismissals due to inclement weather there will be no PM preschool class.  AM preschool will operate as scheduled without any early dismissals. 
  • If your PM Preschool child’s home district they reside in announces an early dismissals due to inclement weather, but the school district your child attends school is operating as scheduled, no transportation will be provided due to the unsafe road conditions.  Your child will be excused if this occurs.  AM preschool classes will operate as scheduled.

NON-WEATHER RELATED EMERGENCY PROCEDURES: Families and guardians will follow emergency closings, delays or early dismissals for the school or school district your child attends.  Please see the following details.

School Closings:

  • If the school or school district your child attends is closed for a non-weather related emergency, your child will not attend school.

Two Hour Delays:

  • If the school or school district your child attends is operating on a two hour delay due to a non-weather related emergency, your child will be picked two hour later than their regular scheduled time.
  • If  the school or school district your child attends an AM preschool class is operating on a two hour delay due to a non-weathered related emergency there will be no AM preschool class operating for the day.  PM preschool classes will operate as scheduled without any delays.

Early Dismissals:

  • If the school or school district your child attends announces an early dismissals due to a non-weather related emergency please be prepared for your child to arrive home early following the dismissals time the school announces.
  • If the school or school district your child attends a PM preschool class is operating on an early dismissal due to a non-weather related emergency there will be no PM preschool class operating for the day.