Emergency School Closing Information

Emergency School Closings

Opt-In to School Messenger for Text Alerts from BHAS
Be sure to get alerts and closings through School Messenger. You MUST "opt-in" to receive text messages from the system.  Send a text to 67587 with just a letter "Y" or "Yes" to make sure you have opted-in to receive SMS (Text) messages from Benton Harbor Area Schools.

This is an automated system that allows us to send out mass emails, texts, and phone calls. Examples: School closings, parent/teacher conference information, athletic schedule changes, fine arts concerts and performances, club and activity news, attendance, etc. 

For more information on how to use your Parent Portal account or update your School Messenger Contact Info Click Here.

Please note:  You MUST "opt-in" to receive text messages from the system.  Send a text to 67587 with just a letter "Y" or "Yes" to make sure you have opted-in to receive SMS (Text) messages from Benton Harbor Area Schools.


Southwest Michigan and Fox News, WNDU and WSBT are your sources for information when it seems there's a chance that school may be canceled due to bad weather. Also keep in mind that it may at times be necessary to close school due to emergency conditions other than the weather.
 
Here is the School Evacuation Plan in case of a closing during school hours.
 
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