In the event of an unplanned school closure due to heating failure, severe weather, major absence of staff etc the following procedure will be implemented.
- A decision will be shared with parents by 8am at the latest, where possible, if the school needs to close.
- Group call text messaging service will be used. (Please ensure we have up to date mobile numbers.)
- Listen to Ridings FM for updates with John Tolson on air from 6am, on their website www.ridingsfm.co.uk/news/school-closures/ or via their FREE app.
- A list of school closures will be displayed on the Wakefield council website:
We will however make every attempt to keep school open in all but the most severe weather.