STEP ONE - PROACTIVE
The Superintendent and Transportation Director study the weather forecast daily to have foresight on any upcoming weather events.
STEP TWO - ROAD CHECKS
The Superintendent and Transportation Director consult the night prior to a forecasted severe weather event.
The Transportation Director commences driving school district roads at 1:30am.
The Transportation Director calls the Superintendent at 4:00am to discuss conditions.
The Transportation Director may ask for support in driving the roads.
If the report is severe enough the Superintendent will make the call as early as 4:30am.
The Superintendent may ask the Transportation Director to continue driving and/or consult with local school districts to see what they are seeing (Davenport and Medical Lake).
The Superintendent may ask the Transportation Director to call County Officials to inquire about road clearing timeline/schedule.
STEP THREE - DECISION
The Superintendent will make a decision based on student and bus driver safety first and foremost.
The Superintendent may call a 2 HOUR DELAY or SCHOOL CLOSURE based on the weather forecast for the day and/or road conditions.
The Superintendent will make this decision PRIOR to 6am when at all possible to do so.
School Messenger system
Local News receive our communication
PARENTS: Questions or feedback on the decision? Please call the Superintendent at (509) 796-2701.
Breakfast will not be served on a day with a 2-hour delay
“Snow Routes” may be used in unique circumstances
We have a relatively large school district. On top of general road conditions we are looking for:
Drifting snow in the south and northwest portions of our district.
Maintenance of the hills in the north portion of our district.
This week: RHS Cheerleaders read to Elementary Students!
RECAP SURVEY - We NEED You!
This is an extremely important organization in our community serving our students.
Remember Trunk or Treat is this Friday from 4:00 p.m to 6:00 p.m. Come get your treat, then enjoy the football game and support your homecoming royalty.
School Pictures went home with students this week. If you missed pictures or need to have retakes, Leo’s will be onsite October 27th from approximately 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Fall parties will be happening soon! Watch for information from your child’s teacher. Please remember students may not wear masks or have face paint at school!
Oct. 28th will be our next Fun Friday—Career day—Dress like who you want to be when you grow up.
We will have early release Nov. 4th at 11:30.
Parent Teacher conferences are scheduled for November 21st and 22nd. Students will come home with more information next week.
Important Community Meeting - Listening to the youth in our community - Nov. 7th at 7pm
HS Counselor Corner - Matt Ballance
FCCLA REGIONAL MEETING THIS WEEK
FBLA FALL MEETING THIS WEEK
9th grade student Kadin Arrison and Mr. Ballance with a completed shop project.
Homecoming Assembly line dancing fun!
Homecoming - Vintage Tech Day