Previously, USD 489 used Textcaster for emergency notifications. That service will no longer be utilized next year. School Connects Notify will replace that service for the 2016-2017 school year going forward.
To “Opt-In” to start receiving texts from School Connects Notify, please follow the instructions below:
Text the word “Join” to 56360.
- If your number is already listed in Power School, you should get a confirmation text telling you it was successful.
- If you receive a text back telling you that your number is not in the system, please email Amy Arnhold at firstname.lastname@example.org. Include the phone number you want in the email to be set up with the service. Text message rates will apply.