• When school must be closed due to inclement weather or other emergencies, announcements are made through a variety of media: 

      • BlackBoard Connect Mass Messaging System - CCSD Familes and Staff Only -  
        Please make sure your emergency contact information is up to date.  To review or update your information:
        • CCSD Families - Contact your child's school
          CCSD Staff - Contact Personnel at 845-639-6430
        • BlackBoard Connect - Notification Removal Form
        • Replay phone messages
        • Text Messages - Add CCSD To Your Contacts - Text Messages will come from either “60680” for non-emergency messages or “54968” for emergency messages. Some people create contacts on their device with these numbers so that when a message comes, it says that it is from CCSD or whatever name you put for that contact. Example below.
          Example of CCSD Listed As Contacts
      • CCSD Mobile App
      • Our Website: www.ccsd.edu
      • Our Twitter Site:  https://twitter.com/ccsdschools
      • Radio: WHUD (100.7 FM), WRCR (1700), WCBS (880 AM)  
      • Television: WCBS (Channel 2), WNBC-TV (Channel 4), WNYW (Channel 5), WABC-TV (Channel 7), News 12 Hudson Valley
      • Additional Website: http://www.whud.com/storm-center

    The decision to close or delay openings is made after consultation with local police, the highway department, various weather services, and the transportation department. Should the number of days of inclement weather closings exceed the number of days provided, the excess days will be made up.