Sussex snow: All the school closures and updates across the county

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Several schools have announced closures this morning after snow fell across the county last night.

Residents have woken up to see streets covered in snow and ice which has led to some hazardous conditions along roads and pathways.

Here’s a list of all the schools which have closed due to the weather:

East Sussex

Battle

No closures reported as of yet

Bexhill

No closures reported as of yet

Brighton and Hove

- Bevendean Primary School, Heath Hill Avenue, Lower Bevendean

Closed due to snow (according to the school’s website)

- Rudyard Kipling Primary School, Chalkland Rise

Closed due to weather (according to the school’s website)

Crowborough

Jarvis Brook School, Hadlow Down Road, is closed.

Reason: The school site and surrounding roads are dangerous with more snow expected

- LATE OPENING: Beacon Academy and Sixth Form

Due to the severely icy road conditions the Beaches site will open at 10am to all students in Years 7-13. Green Lane site will open slightly later in the day. Check website for more details www.beacon-academy.org/web/emergency_closure/index.php

Eastbourne

No closures reported as of yet

Hastings

No closures reported as of yet

Heathfield

- Dallington Church of England Primary School, The Street, Dallington

Approach to the school is treacherous and there is no water in the mobile classrooms due to frozen pipes

- All Saints And St Richards Church Of England Primary School, Old Heathfield

Closed due to adverse weather conditions overnight

Lewes

No closures reported as of yet

Newhaven

No closures reported as of yet

Seaford

No closures reported as of yet

Uckfield

No closures reported as of yet

Rye

No closures reported as of yet

West Sussex

Bognor

No closures reported as of yet

Burgess Hill

- LATE OPENING: Burgess Hill Academy

The school will be open today with a later a start of 9am.

Crawley

No closures reported as of yet

Chichester

- Compton and Up Marden CofE Primary School, School Lane, Compton

Closed due to pupil and staff safety (according to school’s website)

- Fordwater School, Summersdale Road,

Closed due to site safety (according to School’s website)

- Singleton CofE Primary School

Closed due to snowfall(according to school’s website)

- St Anthony’s School, Woodlands Lane

Closed due to safety concerns (according to school’s website)

Horsham

No closures reported as of yet

Haywards Heath

No closures reported as of yet

Littlehampton

No closures reported as of yet

Shoreham

No closures reported as of yet

Worthing

No closures reported as of yet