School Hours and Snow Closings

School Start Time End Time Early Dismissal
High School 7:40 AM 2:29 PM 11:00 AM
Middle School 7:32 AM 2:17 PM 11:00 AM
Durham Nox 9:00 AM 3:30 PM 12:15 PM
Springfield 9:00 AM 3:30 PM 12:15 PM
Tinicum 9:00 AM 3:30 PM 12:15 PM

Tuesday and Thursday Late Bus Info: 4:45 PM (PALMS) and 5 PM (PHS)

School Closing/Early Dismissal Information:

School closings are announced on stations WFMZ/FM 100.7; B104.1/FM/WPVI-TV Channel 6 News ABC; Channel 10 News NBC; and Service Electric TV Cable Channel 8/69. Call Palisades School District 610-847-5131 and press 5 for announcements; or check this Web site - School closings are also announced through our emergency contact system, School Messenger, via phone, e-mail and text. Information is also posted on Facebook (Palisades School District, Bucks County) and on Twitter (follow @dvholmespalisd).

In the event of a two hour delay, please check for any schedule changes on this Web site. You can register to receive alert messages for school closings and other notices by visiting please click on the "register" button on the upper right hand corner and complete the appropriate information. By doing so, you will also receive our weekly bulletin (The Palisades Patch) which provides weekly news about our schools and our community.