Independent School District 308

School Board Policy 807





I.††††††††† PURPOSE


†††††††††††† In case of school closing, an official announcement will be broadcast via the Districtís SchoolReach alert system and over the following stations:


†††††††††††† A.††††††† WCCO, Channel 12 and 4, KCCW TV and WCCO Radio (830 AM)


†††††††††††† B.††††††† KSTP Channel 5 KSAX TV


†††††††††††† C.††††††† Park Rapids radio stations KPRM (870 AM) and KDKK (97.5 FM)


†††††††††††† D.††††††† Bemidji radio stations KB101, KZY (95.5), Z99 (99.1),

††††††††††††††††††††††† KBUN (1450 AM), KKBJ (103), and WBJI (98.3 FM)


†††††††††††† E.††††††† KMSP TV 9, WFTC 29


†††††††††††† F.††††††† KARE 11 TV


†††††††††††† Listen to these stations.Parents may call the school and follow directions to get weather related announcements.If school is to close early, it takes approximately one-half hour to notify bus drivers.It will be announced over the same stations so that parents will expect their children home early.