Emergency school closures

Schools can post emergency school closures below. This is updated at 6pm every day and closures for the next day will be displayed.

If your child’s school isn’t listed below, we advise you to contact the school directly.

School Closures for Wednesday, 1 April 2020

School NameAreaPostcodeClosure TypeClosure ReasonPartial Closure?Notes
Barling Magna Primary AcademySouthend-on-SeaSS3 0LNEmergencyOtherNoChild care for critical workers is being provided at Great Wakering Primary Academy.
Brentwood Ursuline Convent High SchoolBrentwoodCM14 4EXPlannedOtherNoNo provision for children of key workers or for vulnerable children is required today.
Brightside Primary SchoolBillericayCM12 0LEPlannedOtherNoNo pupils of key workers need provision
Glenwood SchoolBenfleetSS7 4LWPlannedOtherNoClosed due to low staffing levels
Larkrise Primary SchoolChelmsfordCM2 9UBPlannedOtherNoSchool is closed temporarily. Pupils will be educated at Meadgate CM2 7NS
Messing Primary SchoolColchesterCO5 9THPlannedOtherNoSchool closed until informed otherwise
Montgomerie Primary SchoolBenfleetSS7 4LWPlannedOtherNoMontgomerie will be closed today due to all pupils staying at home.
Ormiston Rivers AcademyBurnham-on-CrouchCM0 8QBEmergencyOtherNoThe Academy is closed to all but key worker children
Paxman AcademyColchesterCO2 9DQEmergencyOtherNoCovid-19: Students who are unable to stay safely at home, whose parents are critical workers, should report to The Philip Morant School and College.
Ramsden Hall AcademyBillericayCM11 1HNPlannedOtherNoThe Academy is closed due to site issues. All pupils receiving online activities, daily tutor calls and risk assessments continue to be carried out.
Sheering Church of England (Voluntary Controlled) Bishops StortfordCM22 7LUPlannedOtherNoParents do not require us to be open for key workers or vulnerable children.
St Nicholas' Church of England (Voluntary ControllRayleighSS6 9NEPlannedOtherNoParents do not require us to be open for key workers or vulnerable children
The Robert Drake Primary SchoolBenfleetSS7 3HTPlannedOtherNoNo pupils - due to COVID 19