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Winter Weather: Stay in Touch with MCPS

Winter weather could be coming soon. MCPS offers numerous ways for parents to learn about school closures, delayed openings and early dismissals due to inclement weather.
AlertMCPS
Receive text messages or emails from MCPS during weather-related emergencies and other major events that impact school system operations. Parents can also sign up to receive alerts specific to their child’s school.
Subscribe to AlertMCPS
MCPS cable channels
Comcast 34, Verizon 36 or RCN 89
Recorded information
301-279-3673
Ask MCPS
240-740-3000. Staff take calls from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mondays through Fridays, in English and Spanish.
Systemwide messaging via Connect-Ed
Please make sure the emergency contact information on file at your child’s school is up to date.
Local radio and TV stations