Emergency/Weather-Related Closings for Schools and Offices

  • In the event or an emergency or inclement weather, announcements regarding Eastern Suffolk BOCES closings or delays will be available at the following sources:

    • ESBOCES website
    • ESBOCES & Academy Facebook and Twitter accounts (see social media icons in the header of any ESBOCES or Academy webpage)
    • News 12 Long Island
    • ESBOCES telephone line, which can be accessed by calling (631) 244-4002

    All events scheduled through Educational Support Services (ESS) will be affected accordingly.
    If Eastern Suffolk BOCES is:

    Open - all events will proceed as scheduled.

    Closed - all events will be cancelled.

    Delayed - all events will be delayed the same duration of time.  For example, if there is a 2-hour delayed opening, an event scheduled to start at 8:30AM will begin at 10:30AM. 

    Note: If your district is closed or delayed and Eastern Suffolk BOCES is not, please follow the procedure for your district.