Early Closings (2 hr)
Details below for when Anne Arundel County Public Schools have an early closing.
Evening High School and the Alternative Programs are canceled when Anne Arundel County Public Schools close early because of inclement weather.
After-school and evening activities at schools - including practices, performances, clubs, and athletic events - are canceled when Anne Arundel County Public Schools close early because of inclement weather.
Bus Transportation Services
CLOSING 2 HOURS EARLY
P.M. Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, ECI, and Developmental Center sessions are canceled.
A.M. Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, Developmental Centers and ECI sessions will dismiss at regular time or 11:20 a.m., whichever is earlier.
- last bus trip from high schools to CAT-S will arrive at 7:30 a.m.
- last bus trip to high schools from CAT-S will depart at 10:10 a.m.
- last bus trip from high schools to CAT-N will arrive at 7:25 a.m.
- last bus trip to high schools from CAT-N will depart at 10:00 am
All AACPS after school activities and athletic events, including activity buses are canceled.
All Unit I (TAAAC) , Unit II (AEL) , and other employees will be released by their principal/supervisor when their regular duties have been satisfactorily completed.
When after-school activities are cancelled, all Unit I (TAAAAC), Unit II, (AEL), and Unit IV (SAAAAC) employees are to be releases by their principal/supervisor no later than 30 minutes after the departure of students.
School-based Unit IV (SAAAC) employees may leave their worksites in line with their regular dismissal as affected by the early closing. For example, if a school-based Unit IV (SAAAAC) employee regularly leaves his/her worksite at 3:30 p.m. and schools are closed two hours early, the Unit IV (SAAAAC) employee would be dismissed at 1:30 p.m. Non-school-based Unit IV employees will be dismissed at the direction of the Superintendent or the Superintendent's designee.
Unit III AFSCME) employee work requirements are provided in the Employee Handbook.