UPDATED: Black Country and Staffordshire school closures on Friday

By Andrew Turton | Education | Published: | Last Updated:

Dozens of schools have revealed they will close on Friday due to snow and freezing temperatures causing disruption.

Schools have been facing worsening conditions after snow and sub-zero temperatures

The majority of closures have hit schools across the Black Country and Staffordshire.

Staffordshire school closures

  • Castlechurch Primary School, Stafford
  • Chancel Primary School, Rugeley
  • Chase View Community Primary School, Rugeley
  • Chaselea PRU, Cannock
  • Cherry Trees School, Wombourne
  • Church Eaton Endowed (VA) Primary School
  • Churchfield CE Primary Academy, Rugeley
  • Cooper Perry Primary School, Seighford
  • Five Ways Primary School, Cannock
  • Gnosall St. Lawrence CE(VC) Primary School
  • Gorsemoor Primary School, Cannock
  • Hazel Slade Community Primary School, Cannock
  • Jerome Community Primary School, Norton Canes
  • Longford Primary School, Cannock
  • Marshlands Special School, Stafford
  • Norton Canes Primary Academy
  • Queen's Croft High School, Lichfield
  • Redbrook Hayes Community Primary School, Rugeley
  • Rocklands School, Lichfield
  • Sherbrook Primary School, Cannock
  • Springfields First School, Yarnfield
  • St. Andrew's CE Primary School, Weston, Stafford
  • St. John's CE(VC) First School, Bishops Wood
  • St. Paul's CE(VC) First School, Coven
  • Walton Hall Community Special School, Stafford
  • Western Springs Community Primary School, Rugeley
  • Wightwick Hall School
  • Woodseaves CE(VC) Primary School, Stafford

These closures were accurate of 4.30pm on Thursday. For updates check back on the Staffordshire Country Council website.

Dudley borough school closures

  • Amblecote Primary School
  • Ashwood Park Primary School
  • Blanford Mere Primary School
  • Blowers Green primary School
  • Bramford Primary School
  • Brockmoor Primary School
  • Brook Primary School
  • Caslon Community Primary School
  • Chad’s Catholic Primary School
  • Cherry Tree Learning Centre
  • Church of the Ascension CE Primary School
  • Colley Lane Primary Academy
  • Cotwall End Primary School
  • Dingle Community Primary School
  • Dudley Wood Primary School
  • Fairhaven Primary School
  • Foxyards Primary School
  • Gig Mill Primary School
  • Glynne Primary School
  • Halesowen CE Primary School
  • Hawbush Primary School
  • Howley Grange Primary School
  • Huntingtree Primary School
  • Hurst Green Primary School
  • Hurst Hill Primary School
  • Jesson's CE Primary School
  • Kates Hill Primary School
  • Lapal Primary School
  • Lutley Primary School
  • Manor Way Primary Academy
  • Maidensbridge Primary School
  • Netherbrook Primary School
  • Newfield Park Primary School
  • Old Park School
  • Oldswinford CE Primary School
  • Olive Hill Primary School
  • Pedmore CE Primary School
  • Pens Meadow - both sites
  • Peters Hill Primary School
  • Priory Primary School
  • Quarry Bank Primary School
  • Queen Victoria Primary School
  • Red Hall Primary School
  • Roberts Primary School
  • Rosewood Special School
  • Rufford Primary School
  • Russell’s Hall Primary School
  • Sledmere Primary School
  • St James's CE Primary School
  • St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Hillcrest Road, Dudley
  • St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Stourbridge
  • St Margaret's at Hasbury Primary School
  • St Mark's CE Primary School
  • St. Mary's CE (VC) Primary School
  • Straits Primary School
  • Summerhill Secondary School
  • Sutton School and Specialist College
  • Sycamore Short Stay School
  • Tenterfields Primary Academy
  • Thorns Collegiate Academy
  • Thorns Primary School
  • Wallbrook Primary School
  • Withymoor Primary School
  • Wollescote Primary School
  • Woodsetton Special School
  • Woodside Primary School and Nursery
  • Wren's Nest Primary School

These closures were accurate of 7am on Friday. For updates check back on the Dudley Council website.

Sandwell borough school closures


  • The ACE Academy
  • Albert Pritchard Infants
  • All Saints CofE Primary
  • Abbey Infant and Junior
  • Annie Lennard Primary
  • Bearwood Primary
  • Blackheath Primary
  • Bleakhouse Junior
  • Brandhall Primary
  • Brickhouse Primary
  • Bristnall Hall Academy
  • Burnt Tree Primary
  • Cape Primary
  • Causeway Green Primary
  • Corngreaves and Timbertree Primary
  • Christ Church CofE Primary
  • Crocketts Community Primary
  • Devonshire Infant and Junior Academy
  • Eaton Valley Primary
  • Ferndale Primary
  • Galton Valley Primary
  • George Betts Primary Academy
  • George Salter Academy
  • Glebefields Primary
  • Grace Mary Primary
  • Great Bridge Primary
  • Grove Vale Primary
  • Hall Green Primary
  • Hanbury Primary
  • Hargate Primary
  • Harvills Hawthorn Primary
  • Hateley Heath Primary
  • Hamstead Infants
  • Health Futures UTC
  • Highfields Primary
  • Holly Lodge High School
  • Holyhead Primary Academy
  • Holy Name Catholic Primary
  • Holy Trinity CE Primary
  • Joseph Turner Primary
  • Jubilee Park Academy
  • King George V
  • Langley Primary
  • Lightwoods Primary
  • Lodge Primary
  • Lyng Primary
  • The Meadows Sports College
  • Mesty Croft Academy
  • Moat Farm Infant and Lavender Farm Nursery
  • Moat Farm Juniors
  • Moorlands Primary
  • Newtown Primary
  • Oakham Primary
  • Ocker Hill Academy
  • Ocker Hill Infant and Nursery
  • Oldbury Academy
  • Old Hill Primary School
  • Old Park Primary and The Patch Day Nursery
  • The Orchard School
  • Ormiston Forge Academy
  • Ormiston Sandwell Community Academy
  • Park Hill Primary
  • Priory Primary
  • Penny Hill Primary and Sunny Skies
  • Perryfields High School and sixth form
  • Perryfields Primary
  • Phoenix Collegiate
  • The Primrose Centre
  • Q3 Academy Langley
  • Q3 Academy Great Barr
  • Reddall Hill Primary
  • Rood End Primary
  • Rounds Green Primary
  • Rowley Hall Primary
  • RSA Academy
  • Ryders Green Primary
  • Sacred Heart Primary
  • Sandwell Academy
  • Sandwell College
  • Sandwell Community School
  • Sandwell Valley School
  • Shenstone Lodge
  • Shireland Collegiate Academy
  • Shireland Hall Primary Academy
  • Silvertrees Academy
  • Springfield Primary
  • St Francis Xavier
  • St Gregory's Catholic Primary
  • St James CE Primary
  • St John Bosco Primary
  • St John's CofE Primary
  • St Margaret's CE Primary
  • St Martins CE primary school
  • St Mary's Catholic Primary
  • St Mary Magdaline CE Primary
  • St Matthew's Church of England Primary
  • St Michael's CofE High School
  • St Paul's CofE Academy
  • St Philip's Catholic Primary
  • Stuart Bathurst Catholic High School
  • Summerhill Primary Academy
  • Summerhill's Little Treasures
  • Tameside Primary
  • Temple Meadow Primary
  • Tipton Green Junior
  • Tividale Community Primary
  • Tividale Hall Primary
  • Uplands Manor Primary
  • Victoria Park Primary Academy
  • Warley Infant and Nursery
  • Wednesbury Oak Academy
  • The Westminster School
  • Whitecrest Primary
  • Whiteheath Education Centre
  • Wodensborough Ormiston Academy
  • Wood Green Junior
  • Wood Green Academy
  • Yew Tree Primary

These closures were accurate as of 7am on Friday. For updates check back on the Sandwell Council website.

Walsall borough school closures

Special Schools


Castle Business & Enterprise College


Mary Elliot


Old Hall

Phoenix Academy

The Jane Lane School

Nursery Schools

Alumwell Nursery

Fullbrook Nursery

Lane Head Nursery

Ogley Hay Nursery

Rowley View Nursery

Valley Nursery

Primary Schools

Alumwell Infant

Alumwell Junior

Barcroft Primary

Bentley West Primary


Blakenall Heath Junior

Brownhills West Primary School

Busill Jones Primary

Butts Primary

Caldmore Academy

Castlefort JMI

Christ Church CE (C) JMI

Chuckery Primary

Cooper and Jordan CE VA Primary

County Bridge Primary

Croft Academy

Delves Infant and Nursey

Delves Junior

Elmore Green Primary

Fibbersley Park Primary

Goldsmith Primary Academy

Greenfield Primary

Hillary Primary

Holy Trinity CE Primary

King Charles Primary

Kings Hill Primary

Leamore Primary


Lindens Primary

Little Bloxwich CE (VC) Primary

Lodge Farm JMI

Lower Farm Primary

Manor Primary School

Meadow View JMI

Moorcroft Wood Primary

New Invention Infant

New Invention Junior

North Walsall Primary Academy

Old Church CofE

Palfrey Infant

Palfrey Junior

Pinfold Street

Pool Hayes Primary

The Radleys Primary

Reedswood E-Act Primary Academy

Rivers Primary Academy

Rosedale CE (C) Infant

Rushall Primary School

Ryders Hayes Primary School

Salisbury Primary

Short Heath Junior

St Bernadette's Catholic Primary

St Francis Catholic Primary

St James Primary

St John's CE Primary

St Joseph's Catholic Primary

St Marys the Mount

St Michael's CE (C) Primary

St Patrick's Catholic Primary

St Peter's Catholic Primary

Walsall Wood Primary

Watling Street Primary

Whetstone Field Primary

Whitehall Junior Community School

Whitehall Nursery & Infant School

Woods Bank Academy

Secondary Schools

Aldridge School - A Science College

Blue Coat Church of England Academy (Birmingham Street)

Grace Academy

Joseph Leckie Academy

Queen Mary's Grammar

Queen Mary's High School

St Francis of Assisi Catholic Technology College

Willenhall E-Act Academy

Shepwell School and Home & Hospital Tuition Services

Hydesville Tower School

These closures were accurate as of 7am on Friday. For updates check back on the Walsall Council website

Wolverhampton school closures

  • Aldersley High School
  • Ashmore Park School
  • Bantock Primary School
  • Berrybrook Primary School
  • Bilston CE Primary
  • Bilston Nursery School
  • Braybrook Centre
  • Broad meadow special school
  • Bushbury Hill Primary School
  • Bushbury Lane Academy
  • Bushbury Nursery
  • Castlecroft Primary School
  • Christ Church Junior School
  • Christ Church Nursery and Infants School
  • Claregate Primary School
  • Colton Hills Community School
  • Copice Performing Arts School
  • Corpus Christie Catholic Primary School
  • Deyncourt Primary School
  • Dovecotes Primary School
  • Dunstall Hill Primary School
  • East Field Primary School
  • East Park Primary School
  • Eastfield Nursery School
  • Edward the elder
  • Elston hall
  • Fallings Park Primary School
  • Field View Primary
  • Goldthorn Park
  • Graiseley Primary
  • Green Park School
  • Grove Primary
  • Hill Avenue Primary School
  • Holy Rosary Catholic Primary School
  • Lanesfield Primary
  • Little Village Nursery
  • Little Village Wednesfield
  • Little Village West Park Nursery
  • Long Knowle Primary School
  • Low Hill Nursery
  • Loxdale Primary School
  • Manor Primary School
  • Merridale Primary School
  • Midpoint Centre
  • Moreton School
  • Nishkam Primary School
  • Northwood Park Primary School
  • Oak Meadow Primary
  • Orchard Centre
  • Ormiston New Academy
  • Ormiston SWB Academy
  • Our Lady and St Chad's Catholic Academy
  • Palmers cross
  • Parkfield Primary School
  • Pennfields Special School
  • Pennhall School
  • Perry Hall Primary School
  • Phoenix Nursery
  • Rainbow Nursery
  • Rakegate Primary School
  • Smestow School
  • Spingdale Primary School
  • Spring Vale Primary School
  • SS Mary and Johns Catholic Primary Academy
  • SS Peter and Paul Catholic Primary Academy & Nursery
  • St Andrews CE Primary School
  • St Albans C of E Primary School
  • St Anthony's Catholic Primary School
  • St Bartholomews C of E Primary School
  • St Lukes CE Primary School
  • St Martins CE Primary School
  • St Mary's Catholic Primary School
  • St Matthias Secondary School
  • St Michael's CE Primary School
  • St Michael's Catholic Academy
  • St Patricks Catholic Primary School
  • St Paul's Church of England Pimary school
  • St Theresa Catholic Primary Academy
  • St Thomas C of E Primary School
  • St Stephens Church of England Primary School
  • Stowheath Primary
  • Stow Heath Primary School
  • Stowlawn Primary School
  • Tettenhall Wood School
  • The Khalsa Academy
  • The Kings CE School
  • The Royal School
  • The Switch Project
  • Trinity CE Primary School
  • Uplands Junior School
  • Villiers Primary School
  • Warstones Primary School
  • Wednesfield High Specialist Engineering Academy
  • Westacre Infant School
  • Westcroft School
  • Whitgreave Infant and Junior School
  • Windsor Nursery School
  • Woden Primary School
  • Wodensfield
  • Wodensfield Primary
  • Wolverhampton Girls High School
  • Wolverhampton Vocational Training Centre
  • Wood End Primary School
  • Woodfield Infant and Junior School.
  • Announcements will be made via the council's Facebook page

Wyre Forest and Hagley school closures

  • Belbroughton CE Primary School, Hagley
  • Bewdley Primary School, Bewdley
  • Blakedown CE Primary School near Hagley
  • Comberton Primary School, Kidderminster
  • Cookley Sebright Primary School, Kidderminster
  • Foley Park Community Primary School
  • Franche Community Primary School
  • King Charles I School & Sixth Form Centre
  • St Ambrose's Catholic Primary School
  • St Catherine's CE Primary School
  • St John's CE Primary School
  • St Mary's CE Primary School, Kidderminster
  • St Wulstan's Catholic Primary School, Stourport
  • Sutton Park Community Primary School
  • Wolverley CE Secondary School
  • Wolverley Sebright Primary School
  • Wyre Forest School
  • Closures as of 7am on Friday as of . For updates visit the county council website.

Andrew Turton

By Andrew Turton
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