Emergency Closing Information

Tune in for Emergency Closings and Delays

Announcements about school closings, delayed openings, or early dismissal will be posted on the News Headlines section of this District website home page, sent out through WG Communications Powered by Blackboard, posted on social media (Twitter/Facebook) and also broadcast on the television and radio stations.

Television and Radio

Television: WSTM – Channel 3; WTVH – Channel 5WSYR – Channel 9; WCNY – Channel 24Spectrum – Channel 10

FM Radio: WAER – 88WAQX – 95X; WTKW – 99.5WKRL – 100.9

Social Media (Twitter.com/Facebook Fan Page)

Twitter.com and the facebook page will be used to communicate snow days and closings in conjunction with the media being contacted. You do have to have an account on twitter.com and follow cbrownwgcsd to receive the updates.

WG Communications powered by Blackboard LogoWest Genesee Communications – Powered by Blackboard

Blackboard communications software allows us to send emails, texts, phone app notifications, and make phone calls. (Phone calls will be used for emergency situations only.)

Parent/Guardians and Staff will NOT need to sign-up to receive information from schools that you are registered for in Schooltool. (You will have the option to opt out if you choose not to receive emails, texts, and/or phone calls.)

For Athletics and Fine Arts categories or if you are a community member, you may follow the link below to sign up for those categories and or individual schools. Please email Bonnie Russell at brussell@westgenesee.org with any questions.  Here is more information about the Communications system.

Blackboard Mobile Phone App

Push-out notifications will be made from the West Genesee Mobile Phone App for iPhone and Android.