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Area Schools to Conduct Emergency “Go Home” Drill Tuesday, Nov. 20

On Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, several area school districts will carry out a “Go Home” drill. This drill will fulfill the requirements of Section 155.17 in the Regulations of the Commissioner of Education that requires each school district and BOCES in New York state to conduct an Emergency Management Plan drill.

 

In general, students will be dismissed 15 minutes before their normal dismissal time; however, each individual district will notify parents, students and staff members as to the specifics of their “Go Home” drill plans.

 

The participating school districts include:
Clinton Central School District
Greater Utica Area Catholic Schools
Holland Patent Central School District
New Hartford Central School District
New York Mills Union Free School District
Oneida-Herkimer-Madison BOCES
Oriskany Central School District
Remsen Central School District
Sauquoit Valley Central School District
Utica City School District
Waterville Central School District
Westmoreland Central School District
Whitesboro Central School District

 

For more information, contact the nearest participating school district’s central administrative office.