Internet, phone service restored to all Roanoke City schools

ROANOKE, Va.UPDATE - Sept. 7 at 9:25 a.m.

Roanoke City school officials say internet and phone service has been restored to all schools.

Parents and or guardians will now be able to get in touch with schools through their regular phone numbers.

UPDATE - Sept. 6 at 4:35 p.m.:

RCPS said that service has been restored to some schools.

While their team continues to work to restore services, you can continue to use the alternate phone numbers listed below to contact the schools without service.


A number of Roanoke City schools are dealing with an internet and phone outage Tuesday morning.

Schools officials advise you to use the following temporary alternate numbers if you need to contact an affected school:

  • Crystal Spring Elementary - 540-853-2977
  • Fishburn Park Elementary - 540-853-6523
  • James Madison Middle - 540-853-2352
  • Wasena Elementary - 540-853-2300
  • William Fleming High - 540-853-1206
  • Virginia Heights Elementary - 540-853-2938

At this time, the IT Department is working with providers to restore service.

About the Author:

Jazmine Otey joined the 10 News team in February 2021.