The following Schools have announced full closures or late opening times due to the adverse weather being experienced over the next few days (1-2 March 2018).

Abbotts Ann Church Of England Primary School Red Rice Road, Abbott’s Ann, Andover, SP11 7FE

Full Closure for Snow

Amport C E Primary School The Green, Amport, Andover, SP11 8BA

Full Closure for Snow

Due to the snow and icy conditions on the roads for staff travelling from up to 25 miles from school, and to the forecast for deteriorating weather locally, the school is closed. We apologise for this inconvenience. Please ask the children to do some extra Mathletics, reading and Spellodrome, and then, stay safe and enjoy the snow!

Andover C E Primary School East Street, Andover, SP10 1EP

Full Closure for Snow

Due to adverse weather conditions and a police warning not to travel in Hampshire school will be closed for Thursday and Friday.

Andover Education Centre Smannell Road, Andover, Hampshire, SP11 6JP

Full Closure for Snow

The Andover Education Centre will be closed to STUDENTS and STAFF on Thursday 1st of March 2018 (today) due to severe weather warnings. A decision with regards closure on Friday 2nd March 2018 will be taken later today and will be notified via this website.

Andover College – Charlton Rd, Andover, Hampshire SP10 1EJ

Full Closure for Snow

In light of extremely low temperatures and severe weather warnings for Thursday 1 and Friday 2 March 2018, the Principal and Strategic Leadership Team have taken the decision to cancel the normal College teaching timetable.

Arrangements are being made for staff to set work and give guidance for work to be done at home via Moodle where appropriate.

Anton Infant School Wellesley Road, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 2HF

Fulllosure due to Snow

Due to severe weather, Anton Infant and Junior school have made the joint decision to close for the day on Thursday 1st March. We will text parents and carers on Thursday afternoon with an update regarding any possible ongoing closure for Friday 2nd March.

Anton Junior School Barlows Lane, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 2HA

Full Closure Due to Snow

Due to severe weather, Anton Infant and Anton Junior have made the joint decision to close for the day on Thursday 1st March. We will text parents and carers on Thursday afternoon with an update regarding any possible ongoing closure for Friday 2nd March.

Appleshaw St Peter’s Church Of England Primary School Ragged Appleshaw, Andover, Hampshire, SP11 9HR

Full Closure Due to Snow

Balksbury Infant School Floral Way, Salisbury Road, Andover, SP10 3QP

Full Closure for Snow School will be closed on Thursday 1st March and Friday 2nd March due to adverse weather conditions.

Balksbury Junior School Floral Way, Salisbury Road, Andover, SP10 3QP

Full Closure for Snow

The school will be closed Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd March. Please check the homepage of our website for updates.

Barton Stacey C E Primary School The Green, Barton Stacey, Winchester, SO21 3RY

Full Closure for Snow

Due to driving conditions for staff and the weather warnings for later in the day we have regretfully made the decision to Close today. We will assess the situation and take advice for tomorrow.

Basingstoke College of Technology – Worting Road, Basingstoke, RG21 8TN

Partial Closure for Snow

All lessons are cancelled, however the College remains open if students wish to come in and work on assignments.

Students should log into Google Classroom where they will have been set work. An update will be provided for Friday on the BCoT website and through social media.

Broughton Primary School School Lane, Broughton, Stockbridge, SO20 8AN

Full Closure for Snow

Due to snow overnight and the amber weather warning in place for later on the day School will be closed today. This decision has not been taken lightly and the safety of pupils, staff, parents and visitors is our priority. A decision regarding Friday 2nd March will be made later on this afternoon.

Burghclere Primary School Church Lane, Burghclere, Newbury, RG20 9HT

Full Closure for Snow

Clatford C E Primary School Goodworth Clatford, Andover, SP11 7RE

Full Closure for Snow

School will be closed today due to the snow. We will review the situation later today regarding Friday 2nd March.

Clere School And Technology College, The Burghclere, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 9HP

Full Closure for Snow

The school will be closed today due to the severe weather conditions. We have not taken this decision lightly but it has been deemed necessary due to the health and safety risk to both pupils and staff. We will review whether to close on Friday 2nd March later today. Updates will be available on the school website. Please check ShowMyHomework for any work set by staff.

Endeavour Primary School East Anton Farm Road, Andover, Hampshire, SP11 6RD

Full Closure for Snow

An update about Friday will be sent on Friday morning to all pupils, parents and staff. An update about Friday will be sent on Friday morning to all pupils, parents and staff.

Grateley Primary School Grateley, Andover, SP11 8JS

Full Closure for Snow

Due to snowfall over night and the amber weather warning for today, we have made the decision to close the school. We will notify parents regarding arrangements for Friday later on today.

Harrow Way Community School Harrow Way, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 3RH

Full Closure for Snow

www.harrowway.hants.sch.uk for updates Students to check e-mail/Show My Homework/Google Classroom for work to be done at home

Hatherden Church Of England Primary School Hatherden, Andover, SP11 0HT

Full Closure for Snow

School will be closed on Thursday 1st March and Friday 2nd March due to the inclement weather. We apologise for any inconvenience but will ensure work is up on the website by 09:00 for all children. We will hopefully see you back in school on Monday.

Andover Advertising with Andover & VillagesHenry Beaufort School – East Woodhay Road, Harestock, Winchester, SO22 6JJ

Full Closure for Snow

The school will close from mid day on Thursday 1st March. Please monitor the website www.beaufort.hants.sch.uk for updates.

Please monitor the website for updates- www.beaufort.hants.sch.uk

Hurstbourne Tarrant C E Primary School Church Street, Hurstbourne Tarrant, Andover, SP11 0AX

Full Closure for Snow

Due to the forecast for today and tha Amber Warnings issued by the Met Office we have decided to close the school today. My apologies to everyone.

Icknield School – River Way, Andover, SP11 6LT

Full Closure for Snow

Due to the current amber weather warning the school will be closed to pupils and staff on Thursday 1st March and Friday 2nd March due to concerns with regard to the health and safety of our vulnerable pupils.

Please check our website for updates for any issues next week; www.icknield.hants.sch.uk

John Hanson Community School Floral Way, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 3PB

Full Closure for Snow

Due to the snow and freezing temperatures John Hanson Community School will be closed on Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd March.

John Hanson Community School will be closed on Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd March. Students who are due to go on the netball/football tour on Friday will be contacted directly.

Kimpton, Thruxton And Fyfield Church Of England Primary School Kimpton, Andover, SP11 8NT

Full Closure for Snow

Snow, high winds and weather forecast. Will send text later regarding opening tomorrow (Friday 2nd March)

Kings Worthy Primary School Church Lane, Kings Worthy, Winchester, SO23 7QS

Full Closure for Snow

Staff living beyond Kings Worthy are reporting heavy snow where they live.. Having considered opening for the morning we are concerned we would be unable to get children and staff home and therefore will not open today.

Knights Enham Infant School King Arthur’s Way, Andover, SP10 4BS

Full Closure for Snow

Text messages will be sent out to keep everyone up to date.

Longparish CofE Primary School Longparish, Andover, SP11 6PB

Full Closure for Snow

Safeguarding Notice – Longparish CE Primary is closed because of the Snow. Stay safe and warm. TC We will text you about snow closure Friday 2nd March 2018 as soon as we know the details. TC.

Mark Way School, The Batchelors Barn Road, Andover, SP10 1HR

Full Closure for Snow

School will be closed today and Friday Check out the school website for updates

Norman Gate School Vigo Road, Andover, SP10 1JZ

Full Closure due to Snow

Due to the current amber weather warning the school will be closed to pupils and staff on Thursday 1st March.

Please check the school website on Thursday evening for updates about arrangements for Friday.

www.normangate.hants.sch.uk

Overton C E Primary School Court Drove, Overton, Basingstoke, RG25 3ES

Full Closure for Snow

Unfortunately we have had to make the difficult decision to close today due to the weather and travel warning. This decision was not taken lightly, but staffing considerations were a key factor. Many staff have long journeys to and from school which could potentially be extremely hazardous. The safety and well-being of children and parents under these circumstances is a top priority. We will make a decision about Friday morning by 8.00pm tonight.

Please be aware that the road to school, Court Drove, is not safe for vehicles. We will make a decision about a further closure tomorrow by 8.00pm tonight and will send out a Parent Mail and post a message on the school website. Please stay safe and enjoy the snow!

Peter Symonds College – Owens Road, Winchester, SO22 6RX

Full Closure for Snow

We will review the situation on Thursday afternoon, 1 March, to decide whether to open on Friday. Please go to our website www.psc.ac.uk for further details. HE plus Cambridge Academics on Thursday 1 March from 6.00 til 8.00 pm will be rearranged to a later date.

Pilgrims’ Cross CE (VA) Primary School [3673] Picket Twenty Way, Andover, SP11 6TY

Full Closure for Snow

Due to the severe weather warning the decision has been made to close the school today Thursday 1st March. This decision has been made to ensure the safety of our Pupils, Staff and Parents.

An assessment regarding tomorrow Friday 2nd March will be made later this afternoon.

Portway Infant School Ashfield Road, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 3PE

Full Closure for Snow

Due to the severe weather warning in place today and a site assessment this morning with junior colleagues we will be closed today. The same applies to a Portway Junior School. We will update parents later today regarding opening tomorrow.

Portway Junior School Upper Drove, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 3NA

Full Closure for Snow

Portway Infant School and Portway Junior School have taken the joint decision to close both schools today (Thursday 1st March 2018) We have more snow than expected and the amber warning is still in place for this afternoon. As with all forecasts there is potential for change but advice is that on the balance of probability, the weather conditions will become severe today.

A decision about whether both schools will be open on Friday 2nd March will be taken later today.

Roman Way Primary School Roman Way, Andover, SP10 5JY

Full Closure for Snow

Many staff are unable to safely arrive and return home today so it is with regret that we have decided to close today. We will post by 4pm today to confirm if we are opening tomorrow.

Queen Mary’s College – Basingstoke

Full Closure due to snow

The forecast from the Met Office has continued to deteriorate, as a consequence we have taken the decision that QMC will be closed on Thursday 1st March.

Please continue to check our website and social media for updates with regards to Friday 2nd March. If you are a current student, please check Firefly for any work set by your subject tutor. Please keep monitoring our website and social media channels on Twitter and Facebook for the latest updates.

Shipton Bellinger Primary School Park House Road, Shipton Bellinger, Tidworth, SP9 7TW

Full Closure for Snow

Due to amber warnings, overnight snowfall and predicted snowfall for mid morning, we have made the decision to close today so as not to put staff and families at risk. Please keep an eye out for texts and a message on our school website for further information this evening about any decisions for tomorrow.

Smannell And Enham C E Primary School Smannell, Andover, SP11 6JJ

Full Closure for Snow

Due to the snow and forecast for more snow later today the school is closed. In light of the forecast we will review the situation for tomorrow later today and update the information after that.

Sparsholt C of E Primary School Woodman Lane, Sparsholt, Winchester, SO21 2NR

Full Closure for Snow

Due to the forecast of further snow and an amber weather warning, Sparsholt School will be closed on Thursday 1st March. Update about Friday will be made Thursday afternoon.

St John The Baptist Catholic Primary School, Andover Floral Way, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 3PF

Full Closure for Snow

Please check the school website for further updates.

Stockbridge Primary School Old London Road, Stockbridge, Hampshire, SO20 6EJ

Full Closure for Snow

Due to snow overnight, amber weather warnings and the forecast for later today school will be shut today. Whilst roads in may be clear at present, they are unlikely to be so mid-morning and the safety of our staff and families is paramount. Please keep an eye on the school website: www.stockbridgeprimary.co.uk and our facebook page for any further updates regarding tomorrow. We will use the Parentmail text service also so keep your phone to hand!

Test Valley School – Stockbridge

Full closure due to snow

Due to the amber weather warning in place for Thursday March 1st the school will be closed , therefore pupils and staff are not expected to attend.

The vast majority of our pupils and staff travel some distance to get to school, many on rural routes. We are therefore very concerned about pupils and staff being able to get home safely if conditions rapidly deteriorate during the day. We will review the weather forecasts for Friday March 2nd and if necessary to close the school again we will post a further notice on the website. It may not be possible to make this decision until early on the day and all are asked to check the website before leaving for school.

Testbourne Community School – Micheldever Road, Whitchurch, Hampshire, RG28 7JF

Full Closure due to Snow

The decision to close has not been taken lightly but has been deemed necessary due to the amber weather warning for the area and considerations for the safety and wellbeing of staff and students. We have a large number of staff and students who travel to us from outside the Whitchurch area. Many of these are in more heavily affected areas. Around two thirds come by bus and we have already had confirmation that some of our services will not run. We are aware that grit on the country lanes is not having the desired effect tonight so expect treacherous conditions for staff and students on their journeys tomorrow. Additionally, we are very concerned that students will not be able to get home at the end of the day.

Please check Show My Homework for work set by staff. Students can also access our other subscription services such as PiXL and MyMaths, to complete work for the day. Please check text messages, emails and school website for information about Friday.

Vernham Dean Gillum’s C E Primary School – Vernham Dean, Andover, SP11 0JY

Full Closure for Snow

Vernham Dean Gillum’s Church of England Primary School has made the decision to close the school on Thursday 1st March 2018. We have not taken this decision lightly but have carefully considered the evidence from the Met Office.

An update for parents will be shared tomorrow about Friday through our Text2Parents, alongside our Latest Updates section of our website. Please note that our teachers will be placing some snow day work on class website pages.

Vigo Primary School Five Schools’ Campus, Vigo Road, Andover, SP10 1JZ

Full Closure for Snow

Due to severe weather and concerns for safety, a decision has been made to close for the day on Thursday 1st March. Parents and carers will receive a text on Thursday afternoon with an update regarding opening or closure for Friday 2nd March.

Wallop Primary School School Lane, Nether Wallop, Stockbridge, SO20 8EH

Full Closure for Snow

Regrettably, we have taken the decision to shut the school today as upon assessment this morning the school cannot be reached safely.

This will be a full closure for today.

We will reassess again tomorrow at 6 am and get back to parents. We apologise for any inconvenience that this closure causes

Work has been uploaded onto the school class pages on the website.

Wherwell Primary School Wherwell, Andover, SP11 7JP

Full Closure for Snow

Regrettably, we have taken the decision to close the school today. This is for the safety of our pupils, families and staff. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Whitchurch C E Primary School – Daniel Road, Whitchurch, RG28 7LS

Full Closure due to Snow

Due to a severe weather forecast locally, Whitchurch C of E Primary School will close for the day on Thursday 1st March.

Further information about Friday will be sent to parents later on Thursday.

Wolverdene Special School 22 Love Lane, Andover, SP10 2AF

Full Closure for Snow

Due to the weather conditions Wolverdene School will be closed until Monday 5th March.

 

This page will be updated as more schools make their announcements.

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