I received these instructions from Amity High School on how to sign up for free closing alerts.
free emergency school closing alert opportunities offered by the media outlets Amity uses to notify the community of such emergency closings. In order to make the process of logging on to these outlets (one need only log on to one) as easy as possible, we have developed the following set of instructions for each.
WTNH News 8 emergency notifications:
1.) Go to this link – http://www.wtnh.com/subindex/about_us/text_alerts
2.) At the bottom of the page, fill in your information and Click on “Submit Your Selections”
WSFB News 3 emergency notifications:
1.) Go to this link – http://my.textcaster.com/ServePopup.aspx?id=498
2.) Fill in your information.
3.) Sroll down the page and select Amity Reg. 5 Schools.
4.) Scroll all the way down to the bottom of the page and Click the Continue Button.
5.) Enter the authorization code you received in a text message, and Click Submit.
NBC Connecticut News 30 emergency notifications:
1.) Click on this link – http://my.textcaster.com/asa/Default.aspx?ID=651c5aed-b306-472c-9b67-8d79ecb9f5dc
2.) Fill in your information and select the message formats that you would like to receive.
3.) Select Regional School District 5
4.) Click on Continue
5.) Enter the authorization code you received in a text message, and Click Continue.
CT Weather emergency notifications:
1.) Click on this Link – http://www.ctweather.com/e-notifications.php
2.) Click on “Sign-Up” to create an account.
3.) Fill in your information and Click on Submit.
4.) Youll receive this message.
5.) Sign in to the account you just created.
6.) On the welcome Screen, scroll down and check “Region 5”, scroll down to the bottom and click “SUBMIT”