Closing Information

Closing Dates for the 2016-2017 School Year: 

September 5 -- Labor Day
November 14 -- Fall Break
November 23-25 -- Thanksgiving Break
December 19 - January 1 -- Christmas Break
March 20-24 -- Spring Break
April 14 -- Good Friday
May 18 -- Last Day of School 
May 19 -- Summer Break begins
 
School closings for inclement weather will be announced several different ways this year:
  • The BLACKBOARD CONNECT Notification Service will be used to simultaneously call all phone numbers associated with students and faculty. We will sometimes send emails and text messages. To update numbers or other contact information, call 458-4003 and leave a message.
  • If internet access is available, this page will be updated to reflect that school has been canceled. (https://sites.google.com/a/viola.ncsc.k12.ar.us/district-info/Home/school-closings)
  • Traditional television and radio stations will also be notified. Below is a list of some stations that we try to notify. Because of the convenience of the BLACKBOARD CONNECT service, this list is short.

                   TV

Channel 3 (NBC) - Springfield ( http://www.ky3.com/weather/closings )
Channel 8 (ABC) – Jonesboro ( http://www.kait8.com/Global/story.asp?S=1598956 )
Channel 10 (CBS) - Springfield ( http://www.ozarksfirst.com/school-closings )
Channel 27 (FOX) - Springfield ( http://www.ozarksfirst.com/school-closings )
Channel 33 (ABC) – Springfield ( http://www.kspr.com/weather/closings )
      Radio
98.3 FM
104.7 FM
100.9 FM
107.1 FM
102.5 FM - West Plains
96.9 FM
105.5 FM - Mountain Home
93.5 FM
107.5 FM
97.1 FM - Mountain Home
94.3 FM
      Other
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