UCKFIELD SNOW: School news for Wednesday, February 28

Schools are making changes to opening hours today, Wednesday, February 28, because of the snow and ice.

The following has been announced:

Beacon Academy: Beeches and Green Lane sites closed to all students today due to the way adverse weather conditions have affected road conditions.

Blackboys Church of England Primary: Opening at 9.30am. Please wear welly boots and warm clothing, bringing school shoes and bottoms to change into. Please remember the kitchen are only able to serve jacket potatoes today.

Bonners Church of England Primary School Maresfield, closed. The site has been inspected and is too dangerous to open. The school will remain shut today. Work is available on the learning platform or school website. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Buxted Church of England Primary School is closed.  The site has been inspected and is extremely dangerous so we will remain closed.  The safety of pupils and staff is paramount.  Learning can be accessed through the learning platform.  Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

Chailey School: Closed. Coaches unable to access ungritted roads to collect students.

Chailey St Peter’s Church of England Primary: Closed due to hazardous icy car park.

Fletching CE Primary School: will open today at 9:30am to allow staff and pupils to arrive at school safely. Please be careful of the ice. There will be no breakfast club today.

Framfield Church of England Primary: Open from 10am today.

Heathfield Community College: Closed.

High Hurstwood Church of England School:  Had planned to open at 10am. However, school closed with the following message:

Unfortunately, having assessed the local road conditions in High Hurstwood and Crowborough, I have made the decision to remain closed today.

Extremely icy conditions on site at school, and on roads approaching the school, will make driving hazardous. Therefore, I have sadly made the decision to remain closed in the interest of the safety of pupils and staff.

Holy Cross, Uckfield open from 10am to allow for de-icing

Little Horsted Church of England School: Open from 10am. The school asks that you stagger your arrival at the school between 9.30 and 10.30am. There is no breakfast club today. Please take your children into the school building and beware of ice.

Newick Primary: Open from 10am, please use main entrance.

Nutley Church of England Primary School: Plans to open at 9.30am to allow people time t safely travel to school. Any changes will be updated in the morning. Parent consultation evening will be rescheduled.

Rocks Park Primary School:  We will be opening at 10.00am today due to the icy conditions this morning. Please bear in mind the roads around school will be very icy so walk in wherever possible.

St Mark’s Church of England Primary: Closed due to the snow and icy road conditions. Please check the school website for updates.

Uckfield Community Technology College: The college will close for all students today due to icy conditions on site, limited bus/coach company transport for students and two broken boilers. Students will have work set for all lessons on Google Classroom which they must complete by tomorrow.

See also:

Round of snow news from February 27

Uckfield looking beautiful in the snow

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Uckfield Band D Council Tax will be nearly £2,000 from April

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