As Per District CalendarIn the event that schools are closed due to severe weather or other emergency situations, an announcement will be made on local T.V. and radio stations. The district will notify stations by 5:00 a.m. if schools are closed for the day. Also, parents and staff will receive an automated telephone call informing them of the closure. It is vital that you make sure your contact information is kept up to date. Information will also be posted on the District's website, www.rcsdk12.org.When city schools are closed, no transportation will be provided to any schools or programs served by the City School District.If schools remain open during inclement weather, it is the responsibility of parents to decide if it is safe for their children to travel their usual routes to school.If it becomes necessary to close schools early on a given day, an announcement will also be made on local T.V. and radio stations, and a phone call will be made to parents. Again, it is vital that you make sure your contact information is accurate. School personnel will not leave their buildings until all students are provided transportation home and walkers are dismissed.