Weather Closing Policy

In case of inclement weather, St. Albans School will communicate any decision affecting the School schedule to the entire community according to the following policy. This decision will be reached after a thorough examination of current and predicted weather conditions, and after consulting with the heads of neighboring schools (NCS, Beauvoir, Sidwell Friends, and Maret Schools).  

  1. If St. Albans School is open and operating on a regular schedule, no special announcement will be made, and all students should report to school at the usual time.

  2. St. Albans School does not follow the school-closing policies of the District of Columbia.

  3. Please check the resources below for weather-related schedule changes or other School emergency communication:
WTOP Radio - 103.5 / 103.9 / 107.7 FM
St. Albans School General Number 202-537-6435

AlertNow Extreme Emergency Messaging Service
In the case of an extreme emergency, St. Albans School will activate the Alert Now emergency voice mail messaging service. This service allows the School to send telephone messages providing critical information in the case of an emergency to all STA families.

Athletic Schedule Changes
For updated athletic schedule information, including changes, postponements, and cancellations, please check the school calendar or call the STA Athletics Department hot line at 202-537-5655.

St. Albans School, Mount St. Alban, Washington, DC 20016, 202-537-6435