Starting in the fall of the 2023-2024 school year, WPS will be utilizing a new emergency alert tool via the new WPS App.

All public information and emergency alerts will be available on the division website and through the WPS App, simultaneously. To stay connected and up-to-date with all division alerts, please download the app from the bottom of any page on this website under the "Stay Connected " banner. You can also visit the Rooms Help Page for more information.

Please note that our Emergency Alert system and Rooms, our two way teacher/parent communication app, both get their information from PowerSchool. Please make sure your phone number and email address are kept updated to assure your receive any important messages form the school system.

Waynesboro Public Schools and Waynesboro Police Department Memorandum of Understanding
The Waynesboro School Board has a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Waynesboro Police Department as required by the Code of Virginia 22.1-280.2.3. 

Media Contacts
This website and the emergency mailing list are the first places of notification followed by the media providers listed below.


  • WJMA 98.4 FM/105.5 FM

  • WCYK

  • WCHV

  • WKAV

  • WUMX

  • WUVA

  • WWWV

  • WINA

  • WQMZ

  • WTON 12.40 AM

  • STAR 94.3 FM

  • WSVA 550 AM

  • WQPO 100.75 FM

  • WAMM 105.1 FM

  • WVHB 103.3

  • WHBG 13.60 AM

  • WZIX 95.5 FM

  • WMRA 103.5 FM

  • WBOP 106.3 FM

  • WLTK 96.1 FM

  • WACL 104.3 FM

  • WAZK 93.1 FM

  • WKDW 900 AM

  • WVTF 89.1 FM

  • WVTU 89.3 FM

  • WVTW 88.5 FM

  • WNLR 1150 AM


  • WHSV-TV3

  • WSLS-TV10

  • WVIR – 29

  • WDVJ – 7