When Carroll County Public Schools are delayed or closed due to inclement weather, the following Color Code chart will be used for employees:

 Closing/Delay Color Codes
FOR EMPLOYEE USE ONLY

Code Building Status
*Offices include Central Office
Who Reports Notes
Code Blue

Schools open late
or close early

Offices open

All employees report 10 & 11 month employees adjust their time to reflect delay or closing
Code Yellow

Schools closed

Offices open

Emergency personnel report

12 month employees report (liberal leave in effect)

 10 & 11 month employees do NOT report

See Liberal
Leave policy

Emergency personnel may NOT use leave unless
pre-approved

Code Orange Schools and offices closed Emergency personnel report per specific direction from Supervisor of Plant Maintenance/Operations Emergency personnel may NOT use leave unless
pre-approved
Code Red ​​Schools and offices closed ​​No employees report ​​No employees may access CCPS facilities

 If you would like to access the Closing/Delay Color Codes FOR EMPLOYEE USE ONLY chart as a pdf document, please use the link below:

Closing/Delay Color Codes FOR EMPLOYEE USE ONLY

 

 

 

 

 

The Board of Education of Carroll County does not engage in discrimination that is unlawful or contrary to Maryland State Department of Education guidance on the basis of age, color, genetic information, marital status, mental or physical disability, ancestry or national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

The Board of Education of Carroll County is firmly committed to creating equal employment and educational opportunities for all persons by providing an environment that supports optimal academic achievement and productive work and is free from any form of unlawful discrimination, including access to school facilities, educational programs, and extracurricular activities.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:  Director of Human Resources, 125 North Court Street, Westminster, Maryland 21157, (410) 751-3070.