It is the policy of the School Department to close or delay the opening of school in cases of extreme weather or travel conditions. The Superintendent of Schools will make the decision about school closing or delayed opening (standard two-hour delay) after consultation with the Maynard Police Department, the bus company, and the Highway Department. Every effort will be made to make the decision by 5:00 AM. School closing will be announced in the following ways:
In the event that school is canceled or delayed due to inclement weather, the Maynard Public Schools will provide notice for parents via the following:
There are two (2) sources of information regarding school delays/closures:
WBZ TV – Channel 4;
Radio 1030AM (WBZ)
Please do not call the Fire or Police Department for School Information.
DO NOT CALL "911".
Occasionally a delayed opening will be later revised to a no school announcement if conditions worsen. Please stay tuned to the TV or radio for a possible cancellation notice after a delayed opening announcement or listen for the town whistle.
Early Emergency Dismissal