Oley Valley School District

Hazardous Weather Information

School Closing/Cancellation Information

At times throughout the school year the regular schedule may be impacted by hazardous weather. If necessary, school may be delayed, dismissed early or closed in order to keep all members of the community safe.


The Oley Valley School District uses the following methods to inform the public of closings, delays and early dismissals:



  • School Messenger -- Mass phone call system
  • Social Media -- Facebook/Twitter
  • School District Webpage -- www.oleyvalleysd.org
  • Mass Media -- WFMZ, WGAL, CBS3, NBC10, 6ABC, WEEU
  • Text Messaging -- REMIND



The Oley Valley School District makes every effort to inform the public as soon as possible regarding a change in the school schedule.

Oley Valley School District Delay Schedules

Oley Valley Elementary School Delay Schedules

1 Hour Delay Schedule

Teacher School Day Begins 9:05 AM

Student Arrival 9:25 AM

Attendance 9:45 AM

Parent Pickup 3:20 PM

Student Dismissal 3:25 PM

Teacher Dismissal 3:35 PM


2 Hour Delay Schedule

Teacher School Day Begins 10:05 AM

Student Arrival 10:25 AM

Attendance 10:45 AM

Parent Pickup 3:20 PM

Student Dismissal 3:25 PM

Teacher Dismissal 3:35 PM


3 Hour Delay Schedule

Teacher School Day Begins 11:05 AM

Student Arrival 11:25 AM

Attendance 11:45 AM

Parent Pickup 3:20 PM

Student Dismissal 3:25 PM

Teacher Dismissal 3:35 PM

Oley Valley Middle School Delay Schedules

1 Hour Delay Schedule

8:32 – 8:38 Homeroom

8:39 – 9:16 Period 1

9:19 – 9:55 Period 2

9:58 – 10:35 Period 3

10:38 – 11:14 Period 4

11:17 – 11:47 A Lunch

11:50 – 12:27 Period 5B

11:17 – 11:54 Period 5A

11:57 – 12:27 B Lunch

12:30 – 1:06 Period 6

1:09 – 1:46 Period 7

1:49 – 2:25 Period 8


2 Hour Delay Schedule

9:32 – 9:38 Homeroom

9:38 – 10:07 Period 1

10:10 – 10:39 Period 2

10:42 – 11:11 Period 3

11:14 – 11:44 Period 4A and A Lunch

11:47 – 12:17 Period 4B and B Lunch

12:20 – 12:49 Period 5

12:52 – 1:21 Period 6

1:24 – 1:53 Period 7

1:56 – 2:25 Period 8


3 Hour Delay Schedule – Plan 1

10:32 – 10:39 Homeroom

10:39 – 11:25 Period 1

11:28 – 12:14 Period 2

12:17 – 12:47 A Lunch

12:50 – 1:36 Period 3B

12:17 – 1:03 Period 3A

1:06 – 1:36 B Lunch

1:39 – 2:25 Period 4


3 Hour Delay Schedule – Plan 2

10:32 – 10:39 Homeroom

10:39 – 11:25 Period 5

11:28 – 12:14 Period 6

12:17 – 12:47 A Lunch

12:50 – 1:36 Period 7B

12:17 – 1:03 Period 7A

1:06 – 1:36 B Lunch

1:39 – 2:25 Period 8

Oley Valley High School Delay Schedules

1 Hour Delay Schedule

Teacher School Day Begins 8:20 AM

Student Arrival 8:25 AM

Warning Bell 8:33 AM

Period 1 8:35 AM – 9:15 AM

Period 2 9:18 AM – 9:56 AM

Period 3 9:59 AM – 10:37 AM

Period 4 10:40 AM – 11:18 AM

1st Lunch 11:21 AM – 11:51 AM

Period 6 11:54 AM – 12:35 PM

-OR-

Period 6 11:21 AM – 12:02 PM

2nd Lunch 12:05 PM – 12:35 PM

Period 5 12:38 PM – 1:16 PM

Period 7 1:19 PM – 1:57 PM

Period 8 2:00 PM – 2:36 PM

Student Dismissal 2:36 PM

Teacher Dismissal 2:50 PM


2 Hour Delay Schedule

Teacher School Day Begins 9:20 AM

Student Arrival 9:25 AM

Warning Bell 9:33 AM

Period 1 9:35 AM – 10:09 AM

Period 2 10:12 AM – 10:43 AM

Period 3 10:46 AM – 11:17 AM

Period 4 11:20 AM – 11:51 AM

Period 6 or 1st Lunch 11:54 AM – 12:20 PM

Period 6 or 2nd Lunch 12:28 PM – 12:58 PM

Period 5 1:02 PM – 1:32 PM

Period 7 1:35 PM – 2:05 PM

Period 8 2:08 PM – 2:36 PM

Student Dismissal 2:36 PM

Teacher Dismissal 2:50 PM


3 Hour Delay Schedule

Teacher School Day Begins 10:20 AM

Student Arrival 10:25 AM

Warning Bell 10:33 AM

Period 4 10:35 AM – 11:16 AM

Period 5 11:19 AM – 11:58 AM

1st Lunch 12:01 PM – 12:31 PM

Period 6A 12:34 PM – 1:14 PM

Period 6B 12:01 PM – 12:41 PM

2nd Lunch 12:44 PM – 1:14 PM

Period 7 1:17 PM – 1:56 PM

Period 8 1:59 PM – 2:38 PM

Student Dismissal 2:38 PM

Teacher Dismissal 2:50 PM


Lunches on a delay schedule will be based on period 6.


AM BCTC will stay at OVHS on a 3 hour delay

PM BCTC will attend BCTC on a 3 hour delay


LYNX period will not be held on a delayed start at the HS

Oley Valley School District Board of Directors

Stephen S. Burns, President

David Pollock, Jr., Vice-President

Carl J. Kubitz, Jr., Treasurer

Joanne Ewing, Board Member

Christopher Hannum, Board Member

Robert Heckman, Board Member

Darrell L. Markley, Ed.D., Board Member

Ralph Richard, Board Member

Dawn Zackon, Board Member

Maria Jones, Board Secretary (non-member)

John Stott, Esquire, Board Solicitor

Oley Valley School District

The Oley Valley School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Educator who fully and actively supports equal access for all people regardless of Race, Color, Religion, Gender, Age, National Origin, Veteran Status, Disability, Genetic Information or Testing, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity or Expression and prohibits Retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or practice in the investigation of any complaint, or otherwise oppose discrimination. Compliance issues/questions should be directed to the Office of the Superintendent.