Emergency Communication

Emergency Communication

During an emergency situation, Carmel Clay Schools will use the following channels to communicate with stakeholders:

  • Text
  • Website update
  • Email
  • Recorded phone message
  • Social Media
  • News Media

To begin receiving emergency text messages from Carmel Clay Schools (CCS), please follow ALL the steps below:

  1. Verify that the home and/or mobile number for your child’s legal guardians are on file with CCS in myContactInfo (https://myccs.ccs.k12.in.us/login).
  2. Indicate your willingness to receive emergency text messages from CCS by texting the word “yes” to 68453 using your mobile phone.
  3. Ensure you receive this text reply: “You're registered 4 SchoolMessenger notifications. Reply STOP to cancel, HELP for help. Msg&data rates may apply. msg freq varies."
  4. Repeat all steps for each legal guardian’s number that you wish to receive emergency text messages.

*Note: ALL steps must be completed to ensure participation in emergency text communication.

While there is no charge from Carmel Clay Schools, families receiving emergency text communications may incur and be responsible for charges from their wireless carriers.

All families are strongly encouraged to enroll in the program. Carmel Clay Schools cannot guarantee delivery of these text messages.

More information about this service can be found at www.schoolmessenger.com/txtmsg.