Severe Weather Arrangements
Specific Guidelines for
Listen for radio announcements on Central FM which will be broadcast as
soon as possible if school is to be closed completely.
If you are
telephoning school before 9.00am be prepared for the fact that there may
be no definite decision for another hour.
telephone call until 9.30am - 10.00am when the situation may be clearer.
(Hopefully your own employers will expect you also to be delayed if the
weather is severe).
decision on grounds of safety whether or not to send/bring your child to
school bearing in mind:
a) that he/she may have to be sent home or to an emergency contact if
insufficient numbers of staff turn up
b) normal programmes of work may be adapted
that if your child comes to school you/your emergency contact is
available for that day and that we have up-dated information on your
emergency contact in the event of your child being sent home.