School Closings & Delays

CPCS uses Voice Wave, an automated calling system, to alert parents via telephone of a school closing, delay, or emergency dismissal.  Calls will be made to both your home and cell phone numbers.

CPCS also uses Emergency Closing Center.  You can sign up to receive automatic emails on any changes in the schedule of our facility.  To sign up for this free service, or to check status of any closings, visit their public web site at

Parents, students, and employees can check the status of our facility the following ways:

Go to the ECC public website at and search for the facility by typing the name and city or by the main phone number of the facility.

Receive an email notification of a change made to our facility by signing up on the ECC website at

Listen to WGN Radio 720-AM, WBBM Radio 780-AM or watch CBS Ch. 2, NBC Ch. 5, ABC Ch. 7, FOX 32, WGN-TV or CLTV cable for closing information.

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