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Regular School Day HoursTop of Page

 
 Building Student Start Time  Student Closing Time
 Coginchaug
 7:25 a.m.  2:02 p.m.
 Strong  7:20 a.m.  2:00 p.m.
 Memorial  8:00 a.m.  2:35 p.m.
 Lyman  8:50 a.m.  3:20 p.m.
 Brewster  8:50 a.m.  3:20 p.m.
 PreK* (3yr olds)  8:50 a.m.  1:15 p.m.
 PreK*(4yr olds)  8:50 a.m.  3:20 p.m.
 
 

Cancellations and Delayed OpeningsTop of Page

Delayed Openings

Whenever a school cancellation or late opening is necessary, every effort will be made to contact area TV channels as soon as possible. The channels designated to make the announcements for Regional School District 13 include: WTIC channel 61, WFSB channel 3, WVIT channel 30, WTNH channel 8.
 
Building 2-Hour Delay  1-Hour Delay
Student Closing Time 
Coginchaug 9:25 a.m. 8:25 a.m. 2:02 p.m.
Strong 9:20 a.m. 8:20 a.m. 2:00 p.m.
Memorial 10:00 a.m. 9:00 a.m. 2:35 p.m.
Lyman 10:50 a.m. 9:50 a.m. 3:20 p.m.
Brewster 10:50 a.m. 9:50 a.m. 3:20 p.m.
Pre-K* (3 yr olds) 10:50 a.m. 9:50 a.m. 1:15 p.m.*
Pre-K* (4 yr olds) 10:50 a.m. 9:50 a.m. 3:30 p.m.*
 
If school is canceled or closed early, all after-school community activities are also canceled except in special circumstances and only where approval from the superintendent has been granted.
*Please note: the Pre-K program does not meet on Fridays.
 

Early Release InformationTop of Page

Parents are advised to watch the above TV channels for an announcement of early dismissal.
 
 
Early Release - Professional Learning Days
Oct 5, Dec 7, Jan 18, Feb 15, May 24
 
        Building       Student Start Time     Student Closing Time 
 Coginchaug 7:25 a.m. 10:42 a.m.
 Strong  7:20 a.m.
10:40 a.m.
 Memorial 8:00 a.m.  11:15 a.m.
 Lyman 8:50 a.m.  12:05 p.m. 
Brewster   8:50 a.m. 12:05 p.m. 
 Pre-K* (3yr olds) 8:50 a.m.  12:05 p.m. 
Pre-K* (4yr olds)   8:50 a.m.  12:05 p.m.
 
 
Early Release - Scheduled and Weather Emergency Closings
Oct 24, 25; Mar 20, 21; June 10, 11, 12
 
 Building Student Start Time Student Closing Time
 Coginchaug  7:25 a.m. 12:12 p.m. 
Strong   7:20 a.m. 12:10 p.m. 
 Memorial  8:00 a.m.  12:50 pm
 Lyman 8:50 a.m.   1:30 p.m.
 Brewster  8:50 a.m.  1:30 p.m.
 Pre-K (3yr olds)  8:50 a.m. 1:30 p.m.
Pre-K (4yr olds)  8:50 a.m.   1:30 p.m.
 
*The Pre-K Program does not meet on Fridays.

Emergency NotificationsTop of Page

In addition to Emergencies, District 13 uses SchoolMessenger Notification System to alert Parents and Staff about Closings, Delays and Early Dismissals. To learn more, please visit our SchoolMessenger Notification page.