Sheboygan Area School District now has a Twitter account be used as
another tool to help keep families apprised of school activities.
Twitter is a free social networking and micro-blogging service that allows its users to send and read other users' updates (otherwise known as tweets), which are text-based posts.
allows families with cell phones to receive text messages when school
has been cancelled, will have a delay start, and/or has early release.
A Twitter account is free.
Parents and guardians
interested in receiving text message updates on their cell phone should
do the following:
- Text: follow ShebAreaSchools to 40404
will receive a text message on your cell phone that reads, "Hi! Please
confirm by replying with your name. Standard message charges apply
- Once you text your name, you will receive a second message that
reads, "You'll receive a message every time ShebAreaSchools updates."
next time Sheboygan Area Schools has an early release, late start, or a
cancelled day of school, you'll be one of the first to know.
is another way for the school district to communicate with families,
especially those who may not have access to the internet at home or at
their workplace but do have a cell phone.
Please note that standard text message rates may apply.