The 30-30 Rule - Delayed Dismissal Weather

Thunder Storms

Weather Delayed Dismissal Procedure

In the event of thunderstorms, students will not be dismissed when lightning is indicated within a six-mile radius of the school until 30 minutes have passed from the last strike within the radius.


  • Busses won't be loaded.
  • Car riders, bikers, and walkers will not be released.
  • An adult may go inside to retrieve a child.However, the adult must be on the student's Emergency Data Card and have a valid ID.
  • Buses will be loaded and students released when the weather has cleared.


Parents are notified of delayed dismissal via the ConnectOrange automated phone system.