School Closing Information
Saint Mary School follows the Ridgefield Public School’s decisions related to school closings, delays, and early dismissals.  These decisions are made early in the morning, and are publicized in a variety of ways.

  • Principal Anna O’Rourke will send an email blast message to all SMS parents as soon as she is notified of a decision.

  • You may sign up to receive an email blast directly from the Ridgefield Superintendent of Schools by clicking here.

  • TV stations will report school closing information on their websites as well as stations.  Some local stations include:





  • New York residents who receive bus service to Saint Mary School should check with their local school district / bus companies to see how a school closing or delay will impact their service.




2 Hour Delay
When a 2 Hour Delay is called, students in grades K-8 may arrive at school beginning at 9:10 am, and classes begin at 9:30 am. PK-4's and TK will begin at 10:30 am, and PK-3's will begin at 10:45 am.  Half-day students are invited to remain for the remainder of the day.  Before care is available beginning at 9:10 am.

3 Hour Delay
When a 3 Hour Delay is called, students in grades K-8 may arrive at school beginning at 10:10 am, and classes begin at 10:30 am.  PK-4's and TK will begin at 11:30 am, and PK-3's will begin at 11:45 am. Half-day students are invited to remain for the remainder of the day. Before care is available beginning at 10:10 am.

about usadmissionsacademicsstudent lifeparentsalumnisupport SMS

183 High Ridge Avenue   Ridgefield CT 06877   203-438-7288