SCHOOL CLOSINGS



CLOSENOW has set the standard in automated school closing collection and display since 1996. Utilizing both phone and web automation, CLOSENOW alleviates the labor-intensive task of collection, organizing and distributing weather related closings on-air and on-line. Systems Available for broadcast television, radio, and new media.

Key Features

  • Uses Phone and Web Automation to collect closing
  • Multiple CG interfaces, including Chyron, VizRT, Utah Scientific, and Avid.
  • Automatically update website(s)
  • Status selections are fully customizable
  • Handles severe closings events easily
  • School, Church, Activity, and Business Closings
  • Just-In, Priority Display Feature for biggest school districts
  • Browser based content management, allowing you to add new organizations, edit organization, or manually close an organization.
  • Animated backgrounds and logos.
  • Title Graphic animates to start the closing loop.
  • Full control of positioning, fonts, colors
  • System can alert personnel when closings have been submitted
  • XML output of collected closing
  • Integrates with leading SMS Messaging Aggregators
  • SSL Encrypted
  • Up to 4 Display Regions Available, including "Just In" and "No Wait".
  • Assign a sponsor logo with each Category of closing.

Web Automation

  • School officials log into a password protected site to change status of their organization
  • School Officials can log on and edit/update contact information
  • Automatically updates collected closings to your website
  • Allow for both primary and secondary status
  • Website update can be color-coordinated, i.e. Red For Closed, Blue for Open, Yellow for Delayed
PHONE AUTOMATION
  • Voice files recorded using your talent or voice synthesis
  • Standard with 4 Lines, upgrade to 12 lines per computer
  • Phone Automation can work with High School Score Collection Software

For more information on our Radio and Newspaper Version of CLOSENOW, click here.