School Delay/Closing Information
In the event of school CANCELLATION, Before and After Care (BAC) will be made available at Pleasant View Elementary UNLESS otherwise noticed by ZCS or by Boone County “State of Emergency” being declared.
In the event of a midday or other emergency school dismissal, BAC will be provided at the regular school site UNLESS otherwise noticed by ZCS or by Boone County “State of Emergency” being announced.
Elementary School Two Hour Delay Bell Schedules:
9:50 AM for grades 1-4
10:05 AM for preschool
10:50 AM for kindergarten
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10:00 AM for grades 1-4
10:15 AM for preschool
11:00 AM for kindergarten
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Zionsville Middle School Two Hour Delay Bell Schedules:
Zionsville High School Two Hour Delay Bell Schedules:
In all cases, two-hour delay days start at 10:30 @ ZCHS utilizing one of the following schedules.
Winter Weather Policies for Universal Preschool
Universal Preschool 2 Hour Delay Policy
On days when Zionsville Community Schools has a 2 hour delay, Universal Preschool and BAC will also delay. Car line will begin at 10:05am. There is no morning BAC for Preschool students. A school lunch will be provided. For students with IEPs who attend a full day and who are assigned bus transportation, the bus will pick up 2 hours later than the usual pick-up time. Students with IEPs who attend a ½ day UP program will not have transportation on 2 hour delay days.
Universal Preschool Inclement Weather Procedure
On days when ZCS is cancelled, Universal Preschool and BAC will operate on the regular schedule at one location for the district. That location is Pleasant View Elementary. Door #2 should be used for drop off. Bus transportation is NOT AVAILABLE ON CANCELLATION DAYS. Your student will need to bring a lunch to school, as ZCS Food Services will be unavailable.
Winter Weather Policies for Developmental Preschool
Developmental Preschool 2 Hour Delay Procedures
Developmental Preschool AM and PM classes operate on an alternating schedule during ZCS 2 hour delays. During the first 2 hour delay, the AM Developmental Preschool students will not attend programming and the PM student will attend during their regularly scheduled preschool time (12:15 – 2:45). If a second 2 hour delay occurs, the AM Developmental Preschool students will attend during the PM time (12:15 – 2:45) and the PM Developmental students will not attend preschool that day. The alternating pattern will continue for each 2 hour delay that occurs.
Developmental Preschool students who attend Developmental Preschool and Universal Preschool can attend Universal Preschool when school starts at 10:15 am. Universal Preschool is also delayed when ZCS calls a 2 hour delay. For students who are assigned bus transportation, the bus will pick up 2 hours later than the usual pick-up time.
Developmental Preschool Inclement Weather Cancellation
Developmental Preschool is closed when ZCS cancels school for inclement weather such as snow day. If your student also attends Universal Preschool, he/she is welcome to attend a full day of Universal Preschool. Universal Preschool is offered at Pleasant View Elementary in these instances (see below). However, bus transportation is NOT AVAILABLE ON CANCELLATION DAYS. Your student will need to bring a lunch to school, as ZCS Food Services will be unavailable.
UNIVERSAL PRESCHOOL WILL NOT OPERATE IF A STATE OF EMERGENCY IS DECLARED IN BOONE COUNTY.