During severe weather conditions parents and families can use the following websites and radio stations to find out the latest weather reports and information on school closures.

Weather Report Resources


Parents and staff can register for alerts via email for free or SMS for a small charge on the Kent School Closures website. This means that as soon as you change the status of your school on the Kent Closures website, the parents and staff who have registered will be notified via SMS or email.

If you use Twitter we also recommend following @GrittingKent which provide “gritting updates, weather and other information for the winter period”.

Kent County Council - Winter info

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Highways Agency - Traffic updates

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Driving in adverse weather conditions

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