Weather Emergency

The District’s closing number is 467.

Parents are urged to check more than one source for information, while every effort is made to utilize all of these sources:

The William Penn School District’s Closing Number is 467.

Information about school closings or delayed openings can be found on the following:

  • KYW News Radio 1060 AM /
  • Channel 6 /
  • Channel 29  /
  • Channel 10 /
  • Comcast Cable Channel 11
  • RCN Cable Channel 51
  • Verizon Fios Cable Channel 32




The WPSD school closing number applies to all students who use WPSD transportation. Therefore, all WPSD buses serving both public and non-public schools operate on the same schedule.

If there is a delay or closing for District schools, it also applies to the transportation for the non-public school students.


When schools are closed (even if offices remain open), all activities in the school district buildings are cancelled.