School closures across East Sussex

snow on the bonnet of a car
snow on the bonnet of a car

Many of the schools across East Sussex are closed or partly closed today due to problems caused by the snow.

Here is the list from East Sussex County Council:

Blackboys Church of England Primary School will open at 10 am. Swimming is cancelled.

Iford and Kingston Church of England Primary School - Due to road conditions many staff are unable to get in. However, we are going to open with a reduced staff if you would like your child to attend - absences will not be recorded as unauthorised. There is no kitchen so please bring a packed lunch (and your wellies!)Please be careful on the roads/ paths around school and travel when it is safe to do so.

Nutley Church of England Primary School will open at 10.15 but please only travel if it is safe to do so. Some staff will be available at 9am if you need to leave your child because of child care issues.

Ringmer Primary School open from 10.30 am onwards. Further updates on our Learning Platform.

Wadhurst Church of England Primary School only for children who have parents that require child care.We will have a ‘skeleton’ staff.

Wallands Community Primary School, Lewes, opening - 10-10.30, although some staff are here if you need to drop children earlier. Absences will be authorised if you do not want to travel.

Alfriston School closed.

All Saints And St Richards Church Of England Primary School, Heathfield closed. Staff have attemptd to make the journey, but have not been able to make it to school due to the icy conditions.

Annecy Catholic Primary School, Seaford closed due to dangerous travelling conditions for pupils, parents and staff.

Barcombe Church of England Primary School, Barcombe Cross closeddue to extremely icy and treacherous driving conditions, we cannot get enough staff to school.

Beacon Community College, Crowborough closed. Possibility of opening later to some students - check college websites for updated information

Bonners Church of England Primary School, Maresfield closed due to dangerous road .

Burwash Church Of England Primary School closed. Travel conditions across the county mean we cannot guarantee which staff can get in to school. The school trip will NOT go ahead today. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Buxted Church of England Primary School closed due to the very hazardous weather conditions.

Chailey School, South Chailey closed. Due to treacherous road conditions, coach services are not running and travel for staff and students is unsafe. More information to parents/students via website, text message and email.

Chiddingly Primary School closed. Not enough staff can get to school safely. In addition, our boiler is broken and there is no heating.

Chyngton School, Seaford closed.

Cradle Hill Community Primary School, Seaford closed for the safety of pupils and staff.

Cross-in-Hand Church Of England Primary School, Cross In Hand closed as the road and pavement conditions are too dangerous due to ice and snow. Difficulties for staff getting in. Please see Moodle for updates.

Crowhurst Church of England Primary School closed. The dangerous road conditions mean it would not be safe for pupils, parents and staff to travel into school.

Cuckmere House School, Seaford closed.

Dallington Church of England Primary School closed.

Danehill Church of England Primary School closed. Due to the poor weather conditions we will be closed.

Denton Community School, Newhaven.

Ditchling (St Margaret’s) Church of England Primary School closed. We have sent an email out from school, but this system would not seem to work for us today. Staff have tried to get to school, but many roads are closed or too icy to use. We apologise for the inconvenience, but hope, if the weather is as forecast, to be open tomorrow.

Etchingham Church of England Primary School closed.

Firle Church of England Primary School, Lewes closed.

Five Ashes Church of England Primary School, Mayfield closed.

Fletching Church of England Primary School, Uckfield closed. Treacherous weather conditions.

Forest Row Church of England Primary School closed. Roads to school impassable - please check school website for updates

Framfield Church of England Primary School closed. Deteriorating road conditions means that insufficient numbers of staff are able to get to school.

Frant Church of England Primary School closed.

Groombridge St Thomas’ Church Of England Primary School closed.

Grove Park School, Crowborough closed due to extreme weather and travel conditions.

Grovelands Community School, Hailsham closed. Due to dangerous travel conditions for pupils and staff and poor access to school site.

Hailsham Community College Academy Trust closed.

Hamsey Community Primary School, Lewes closed. Dangerous road conditions means it is unsafe for both staff and children to get to school. Open tomorrow unless notified on this website.

Hankham Primary School closed. Approach roads to school very dangerous.

Harbour Primary & Nursery School, Newhaven closed on both sites due to the snow and ice.

Harlands Primary School, Uckfield closed.

Hawkes Farm Primary School, Hailsham closed due to poor road conditions staff are unable to travel in today.

Heathfield Community College closed. Lower and Upper School sites will be closed to Helenswood and Parkwood 6th Form students on Tuesday 12th March. The Parkwood 6th Form Open afternoon will not go ahead. Y7 Parent/carer consultation evening is also cancelled. Please check the school website for rearrangement.

Hellingly Community Primary School closed. With freezing temperatures oernight and treacherous road conditions many staff are unable to get in. We would have insufficient staff to supervise the children safely. Please visit the school website for regular updates regarding the situation for tomorrow.

Herne Junior School, Crowborough closed.

Herstmonceux Church of England Primary School closed due to extremely icy and treacherous driving conditions, we cannot get enough staff to school to ensure safe supervision of the children. We apologise for any inconvenience to our families.

High Hurstwood Church of England Primary School closed due to adverse weather and dangerous road conditions we will be closed today. Please check VLE for updates and work.

Holy Cross Church Of England Primary School, Uckfield closed due to staff unable to get in.

Hurst Green Church of England Primary School closed due to dangerous conditions. The school’s priority is the safety of all families and staff. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Icklesham Church of England Primary School closed.

Jarvis Brook School closed. Extremely icy on site and road. Apologies for inconvenience.

Laughton Community Primary School closed due to bad weather conditions on the roads we do not have enough staff to run the school safely today. Please look at the school website for updates and activites for your child.

Little Horsted Church of England Primary School, Uckfield closed.

Manor Primary School, Uckfield closed but the weather conditions are not improving and the roads around Uckfield are very icy. Many of our staff are unable to get to school safely.

Mark Cross Church of England Primary School, Crowborough closed.Rural roads have been reported to be poor which affects many families and staff. For safety reasons we will unfortunately need to close. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Marshlands Primary School, Hailsham closed.

Mayfield Church of England Primary School closed. Due to dangerous road conditions and a poor overnight forecast the school will be closed tomorrow, I apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Maynards Green Community Primary School, Heathfield closed. Pavements, area around school etc very icy and dangerous. Difficulties with staff getting in.

Meeching Valley Primary School, Newhaven closed.

Meridian Primary School, Peacehaven closed.

Mountfield & Whatlington Church of England Primary School closed, Emergency closure - adverse weather: Tuesday 12 March 2013

Netherfield Church of England Primary School closed, Emergency closure - adverse weather: Tuesday 12 March 2013

Newick Church of England Primary School closed due to extremely icy and treacherous driving conditions, we cannot get enough staff to school. We apologise for any inconvenience. Please check the school website and class pages for activities.

Ninfield Church of England Primary School closed.

Northiam Church of England Primary School closed due to dangerous roads and the poor overnight .

Park Mead Primary School, Hailsham closed.

Parkside Community Primary School, Heathfield closed.

Peacehaven Community School closed because of weather and travel conditions. The Art Exam will be re-scheduled for another day.

Peacehaven Heights Primary School closed due to very dangerous road conditions both sites of Peacehaven Heights Primary School will be closed today.

Pells Church of England Primary School, Lewes closed.

Pevensey and Westham Church of England Primary School closed.

Plumpton Primary School, Plumpton Green closed. Open morning and parents evenings will go ahead tomorrow if the school is open.

Priory School, Lewes closed.

Punnetts Town Community Primary School, Heathfield closed.

Ringmer Community College closed.

Rodmell Church of England Primary School, Lewes closed. Staff are unable to travel safely for the school to open

Rotherfield Primary School closed. Main road near school had a few cars along but Northstreet is ungritted and covered still.

Seaford Head School closed.

Seaford Primary School closed staff unable to get in to work.

Sedlescombe Church of England Primary School closed.

Sir Henry Fermor Church of England Primary School, Crowborough closed.

South Malling Church of England Primary School, Lewes closed. Due to dangerous travel conditions for staff and pupils we will be closed today. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Southover Church of England Primary School, Lewes closed. We hope to schedule parents’ consultations next Tuesday (19th Mar).

St Mark’s Church of England Primary School, Hadlow Down closed. As the care of the school community is paramount we will not be opening today and apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

St Mary’s Catholic Primary School, Crowborough closed as dangerous conditions around school site and staff unable to travel in from other parts of Sussex. Sorry

St Michael’s Primary School, Withyham closed.

St Pancras Catholic Primary School, Lewes closed due to continued weather warning, dangerous travelling conditions for parents and staff and unsafe conditions on and around the school site, the school will be closed today. Apologies for any inconvenience.

St Peter’s Church of England Primary School, North Chailey closed.

St Philip’s Catholic Primary School, Uckfield closed. Parent consulations postponed. No Booster classes this week.

Stone Cross School closed.

Stonegate Church of England Primary School closed. The drifts on roads into Stonegate are very dangerous. Sorry for late notice.

Telscombe Cliffs Community Primary School closeddue to the weather,staffing and the access to school grounds. Thank you.

Tideway School, Newhaven closed. Closed except for GCSE drama due to condition of the roads

Uckfield Community Technology College closed. Due to the continuing very poor road conditions it has been decided that the College will be closed all day today to ensure the safety of students and staff.

Uplands Community College, Wadhurst closed.

Western Road Community Primary School, Lewes closed. Staff unable to get into school

Westfield School closed.

White House Primary School, Hailsham closed. Conditions too dangerous for children and staff. Please watch school website and ESCC website for information about tomorrow.

Whitehill Infant School, Crowborough closed, Emergency closure - adverse weather: Tuesday 12 March 2013

Willingdon Primary School, Eastbourne closed.

Wivelsfield Primary School, Wivelsfield Green closed. Treacherous road conditions mean that travel for staff and children is unsafe. Apologies for inconvenience. Please see website. Thank you.