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Severe weather: deciding to close the school

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Last updated on 26 February 2018
School types: All · School phases: All
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Clarify who makes the decision to close the school, and learn what your school's priorities should be when bad weather hits.

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Contents

  1. 1 Headteachers make the decision
  2. 2 The chair should be notified
  3. 3 It's best practice to keep your school open if possible 
  4. 4 Examples of school policies

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