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Latest school closures

  • Alston Primary School, ALSTON - School will be CLOSED on 1st February 2023, and is due to re-open 2nd February 2023. This is due to the Teacher Strike Action.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Beacon Hill Community School, WIGTON - School will be partially closed on 1st February 2023. It will remain open for Year 11 and some vulnerable students. Updates will be posted on the school Facebook Page.
    CLOSED: 08:00 on Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 17:00 on Wed 1 Feb 2023

  • Bishop Harvey Goodwin School, The, CARLISLE - School will be closed to all pupils on Wednesday 1st February due to national strike action.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Black Combe Junior School, MILLOM - School closed due to industrial action.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Blackford CofE Primary School, CARLISLE - Due to NEU strike action
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Brampton Primary School, BRAMPTON - This is a partial closure due to industrial action. School will be open to year 1 and year 2
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Bransty Primary School, WHITEHAVEN - Bransty Primary School will be closed on the 1st of February 2023 as part of the teachers' strikes. School will reopen as normal on 2nd of February 2023
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Brook Street Primary School, CARLISLE - This is a partial closure due to industrial action. School will be open to early years, year 1 and year 4
    CLOSED: 09:00 on Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Cumwhinton School, CARLISLE - School will be closed to all year groups due to the NEU national strike action.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Dean Barwick Primary School, GRANGE-OVER-SANDS - Partial Closure. School will be open for Y1 (PM only); Y2, Y3, Y4, all day. Y5&6 (AM only)
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 00:30 on Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Dean Gibson Catholic Primary School, KENDAL - Partial School Closure. Reception in from 12 noon, only Years 1, 2 & 6 in all day.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Derwent Vale Primary School and Nursery, WORKINGTON - School will be closed due to industrial action.
    CLOSED: 08:45 on Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 08:45 on Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Ellenborough Academy, MARYPORT - Closed due to industrial action
    CLOSED: 08:00 on Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 08:00 on Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Energy Coast UTC, WORKINGTON - School will be partially closed due to industrial action. The school will be closed for Y10 and open from 08:30-13:00 for Y11. School is open as normal for Y12 and 13.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Ewanrigg Junior School, MARYPORT - Teacher Strike Days
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Frizington Community Primary School, FRIZINGTON - Strike Action
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • George Romney Junior School, DALTON-IN-FURNESS - School closed due to Industrial Action
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Gosforth CofE School, SEASCALE - School will be closed due to industrial strike action.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Grasslot Infant School, MARYPORT
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Holm Cultram Abbey CofE School, WIGTON - Closed due to NEU Industrial Action day
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Ivegill CofE School, CARLISLE
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Kells Infant School, WHITEHAVEN - Kells will be closed on 27th January as a mark of repsect for our teacher, Rachel Morgan and to allow all staff to attend her funeral in the middle of the day. School we re-open after the weekend.
    CLOSED: Fri 27 Jan 2023
    RE-OPENS: Mon 30 Jan 2023

  • Kirkby Stephen Primary School, KIRKBY STEPHEN - School will be partially closed on 1st February 2023. It will remain open for some vulnerable and critical workers pupils.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Lazonby CofE School, PENRITH - School will be CLOSED on 1st February 2023, and is due to re-open 2nd February 2023. This is due to the Teacher Strike Action
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Maryport CofE Primary School, MARYPORT - School will be partially closed due to industrial action.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Monkwray Junior School, WHITEHAVEN - School will be closed due to industrial action
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Montreal CofE Primary School, CLEATOR MOOR - School will be CLOSED on Wednesday 1st February 2023 for the NEU Industrial Action day.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Morland Area CofE Primary School, PENRITH - School will be closed due to industrial action
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Nenthead Primary School, ALSTON - School will be CLOSED on 1st February 2023, and is due to re-open 2nd February 2023. This is due to the Teacher Strike Action.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Newbarns Primary and Nursery School, BARROW-IN-FURNESS - School will be closed due to Industrial Action
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Orton CofE School, PENRITH - Partial school closure on Wednesday 1st February due to NEU industrial action. School will only be open to the children going to Young Voices.
    CLOSED: 08:00 on Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 08:00 on Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Our Lady and St Patrick's Catholic Primary School, MARYPORT - School will be partially closed due to industrial action - this affects Early Years which will be open for childcare only. Years 1 - 6 open as normal.
    CLOSED: 08:45 on Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Seascale Primary School, SEASCALE - Seascale School will be closed due to strike action.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Skelton School, PENRITH - School will be closed to all year groups due to the NEU national strike action
    CLOSED: 08:00 on Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 08:00 on Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Solway Community School, WIGTON - School will be closed due to strike action however it will remain open to Year 11 and selected vulnerable children. Any updates will be made to the school Facebook page.
    CLOSED: 08:00 on Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 17:00 on Wed 1 Feb 2023

  • St Catherine's Catholic Primary School, PENRITH - Due to industrial strike action.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • St Cuthbert's Catholic Primary School - Carlisle, CARLISLE - Closed due to industrial action
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • St George's CofE School, BARROW-IN-FURNESS - Teachers school strike
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • St Joseph's Catholic Primary School - Frizington, FRIZINGTON - Due to strike action
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 08:00 on Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Thomlinson Junior School, WIGTON - School will be CLOSED on Wednesday 1st February for the NEU Industrial Action day.
    CLOSED: 00:01 on Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 00:01 on Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Upperby Primary School, CARLISLE - Strike action
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Victoria Infant and Nursery School - Workington, WORKINGTON - Closed due to NEU industrial action.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 08:45 on Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Victoria Junior School - Workington, WORKINGTON - School closed due to strike action.
    CLOSED: 07:00 on Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 00:01 on Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Warwick Bridge Primary School, CARLISLE - Warwick Bridge School will be open for Year 5 and Year 6 pupils only on Wednesday 1st February. This is due to industrial action.
    CLOSED: 08:00 on Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: 07:30 on Thurs 2 Feb 2023

  • Wigton Infant School, WIGTON - School will be CLOSED on Wednesday 1st February 2023 for the NEU Industrial Action day.
    CLOSED: Wed 1 Feb 2023
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 2 Feb 2023