Set your school newsletter, emergency, and weather delay/closure contact preferences
To ensure that you can be notified by your school when emergencies, newsletters and weather delays or closures are announced, parents/guardians of ACSC students may adjust preferences to receive telephone, email and/or text messages. Only Primary Telephone, and primary email address provided by parents/guardians during student enrollment will be contacted automatically unless your preferences have been adjusted. If you want to change your call preferences or add text messaging, please visit http://go.schoolmessenger.com. From this page you may download the app for iPhone, Android or use the webpage to sign up. When you sign up please use the email address on file at your child's school. You will know if the email address is correct because your contact information and child's name will display in "contacts" of portal after your sign up is complete. If your child's name and your contact information is not present, please contact your child's school to have PowerSchool updated with your current email address.Information about the Virtual Option and Weather ClosuresAvon Schools have been preparing to use the Indiana Department of Education's Virtual Option to continue student learning online if schools must be closed due to inclement weather. Click here to learn more.
Weather Delay and Closure NotificationsAt times school may be closed or have a delayed start because of bad weather or mechanical failure of heat, water, etc. in the school buildings. If such conditions exist, announcements will be made in several ways.Telephone, Email, and SMS (text) Message:To ensure you are notified when weather delays or closures are announced, parents/guardians of ACSC students may now adjust preferences to receive telephone, email and/or text messages. Cellular, landlines, and email addresses provided by parents/guardians during student enrollment will be contacted automatically unless your preferences have been adjusted. If you want to change your call preferences or add text messaging, please follow the instructions located here.TV and radio stations:WRTV TV – 6WISH TV – 8WTHR TV – 13WXIN TV – 59WCBK – FM 102.3 MartinsvilleWEDJ – FM 107.1 IndianapolisWebpage and social media pages:https://www.avon-schools.org (District Website)http://www.facebook.com/Avon.Schools (Facebook)http://www.twitter.com/OrioleTweets (Twitter)Seedlings Preschool, Developmental Preschool, Language Group and Speech Only programs:If ACSC is closed due to weather all preschool programs are closed.
If ACSC is on a two hour delay the following preschool schedules are in place:
- Seedlings - Open at 9 am with classes beginning at 11am. Afternoon release time stays the same.
- Developmental Preschool –
- White Oak Elementary
- AM Session = 10:45 am – 12:15 pm, PM Session = 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
- Maple Elementary
- AM Session = 10:50 am – 12:20 pm, PM Session = 1:50 pm – 3:20 pm
- Pine Tree Elementary
- AM Session = 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
- White Oak Elementary
- Language Group - 10:45 am to 12:15 pm
- Speech Only Session - Any sessions scheduled before 10:45 am will be cancelled. Regularly scheduled sessions from 10:45 on will follow the normal schedule for the remainder of the day.