In severe weather conditions, the decision about whether to close a school is made by the headteacher. Their decision is based on local conditions, and often depends on whether enough teachers have been able to get to the school to ensure pupil safety. Some might be able to open, others nearby might be forced to close.
If we need to close school because of snow or bad weather we will inform:
- BBC Radio Berkshire –VHF/FM 104.4, https://www.bbc.co.uk/radioberkshire
- Reading County Council https://www.reading.gov.uk/residents/EducationandLearning/Schools/school-closures
Please listen to Radio Berkshire or check their website for information and updates but please do not ring the radio station.