A decision to close the school will be made on the basis of the risk to pupil safety, either because of physical conditions (for example, if the heating fails) or because we do not have enough staff to carry out our duty of care (for example, because of transport disruption or due regard for staff health and safety).
In these circumstances we may take the following actions:
If we have to take any of these actions, we will notify families in the following ways:
Please avoid phoning the school to check if we are open.
If school is open but severe weather or transport disruption prevents your children getting to school, please let us know by phone or email. In such cases always consider safety first; we would rather pupils arrived late than absent for the whole day.