Advice on Severe Weather

Sometimes it is necessary for schools to close because of adverse or severe weather, loss of utility services (such as electric, gas or water) or other emergencies. Rainford High will work hard to keep the school open wherever possible but sometimes circumstances mean that they have to make a decision to close the school or send students home early.

For latest information Parents can/will:

Please can parents ensure that the form at the back of your child’s student planner is completed and thou have indicated how you would like your son/daughter to get home in the event of school closure:

  • Remain in school until collected
  • Make their own way home
  • Make their own way to another destination (as indicated)

School will recommence as soon as possible on the next working day after the site is determined safe and available for use.