Dozens of schools have shut their doors today after Croydon saw its first major snowfall of the year.

Winterbourne Junior Girls', Thomas More Catholic, Kensingon Avenue Primary and St Giles schools were closed all day, while numerous other primary, secondary and special schools chose to shut early.

Parents are advised to keep an eye on school websites for updates, while some schools are advising parents to check their phones for text notifications.

The full list of schools that have announced they will shut early follows below.


Applegarth School (closing at 11.30am)

Benson Primary and Nursery School (closing at 1.30pm)

Beaumont Primary School (closing at 1.30pm)

Beulah Infants' School (closing at 1.30pm)

Byron Primary School (closing at midday)

Coulsdon CofE Primary School (closing at 1.15pm)

The Crescent Primary School (closing at 12.30pm)

Cypress Infant School (open all day but after-school clubs cancelled)

Elmwood Infant School (closing at 1.30pm)

Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School (partially closed - contact school for details)

Heavers Farm Primary School (closing at midday)

Kensington Avenue Primary School (closed all day)

Keston Primary School (closing at 1.30pm)

Kingsley Primary School (closing at 1.30pm)

Margaret Roper Catholic Primary School (closing at midday)

Norbury Manor Primary School (closing at 1.30pm)

Park Hill Infant School (closing at 2pm and after-school clubs cancelled)

Park Hill Junior School (closing at 2pm and after-school clubs cancelled)

Rockmount Primary School (closing at 2pm)

Roke Primary School (likely to close at lunchtime)

Ryelands Primary School (closing at 2pm)

Smitham Primary School (closing at 1.30pm)

St Chad's Catholic Primary School (closing at 2pm)

St Cyprian's Greek Orthodox Primary School (closing at midday)

St Joseph's RC Infant School (closing at 1pm)

St Joseph's RC Junior School (closing at 1pm)

St Mary's RC Junior School (open but parents can take children home early. No after-school clubs)

Winterbourne Junior Girls' School (closed all day)



Archbishop Tenison's CofE High School (closing at 1.15pm)

Edenham High School (closing at 12.40pm)

St Andrew's CofE Voluntary Aided High School (closing at 2pm)

St Joseph's College (closing at 1.15pm)

St Nicholas School (closed all day)

Thomas More Catholic School (closed all day)

Woodcote High School (closing at 2.10pm)

The Quest Academy (closing at 11.45am)



Bensham Manor School (closing early)

The Coningsby Centre (closed all day)

Cotelands House Pupil Referral Unit (closed all day)

Moving On Pupil Referral Unit (closing at lunchtime)

Phil Edwards Centre (closing at lunchtime)

Red Gates School (closed all day)

St Giles School (closed all day)

Victoria House Pupil Referral Unit (closed all day)



Selhurst Early Years Centre (closed all day)


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