The safety of our students and staff is our highest priority. When severe weather is predicted or when emergencies arise, the Mandel Early Childhood Education Center may close.
It is our policy that school will close only when the City of Akron has issued a LEVEL 3 snow emergency, and all roadways are closed to non-emergency personnel. It is at the discretion of the Shaw JCC executive director to close or cancel school for other reasons. The decision to close will be made as early as possible. News of closing will be disseminated several ways: