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School Closings & Delays

SCHOOL CLOSED — Monday, March 16, through Friday, March 23.

Mars Area School District is CLOSED for 10 business days (March 16-March 27) in
with Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's order to close all K-12 Pennsylvania schools amid
growing concerns regarding the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).
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Mars Area School District sends out phone/e-mail messages regarding 

school closings/delays to all District parents and employees via the District's
electronic notification system. Any parent(s) who does not receive a phone call/e-mail 
regarding a school closing/delay should first verify that his/her contact information
is listed correctly in the Skyward Family Access portal. The phone numbers/e-mail
addresses listed for each parent in Skyward are those that are contacted in the event
of a School/Closing Delay. If the information is found to be is accurate, parent(s)
should contact their child's school building directly to report the issue.


Mars Area School District realizes that the decision to delay the start of classes or to close school because of inclement weather conditions may have a significant impact on Mars Area families.

For more information about School Closing/Delay Decisions, the District's Notification System or for answers to Frequently Asked Questions regarding School Closings/Delays, click on the appropriate links in the right-hand column.