School Closures

All the information you need to let us know about your school closures

Over the past few years the winter weather has brought some considerable disruption to local schools.

Star Radio wants to make sure that you are kept up to speed with the most recent developments

You will be able to find out all the information that gets passed on to us by listening to Star Radio.

To find out which schools are affected click on your relevant local authority (below), we are working with them to keep you up to date, if your local authority isn't listed (we are working on it) tune in for frequent on-air updates.

Durham County School Closures

Find out which schools are closed in the Durham Area...

North Yorkshire School Closures

Find out which schools are closed in the North Yorkshire Area...

Do you work at a school and want to inform us of a closure?

If you are representing a School in the area and want to let us know your school status, there are a few simple steps that you need to follow.

As soon as you know that your school will be closed then please ring – 01325 341800.

The things that you will need to inform us:

  • The name of your school
  • The location of your school. (the village/town and county)
  • Name of your head teacher.
  • Your local council emergency Password. (County Schools Only)
    If you are a Private, Independent or Nursery School please read below.
  • Your school status (open/closed) and as much detail as you can. If you know when you're planning on re opening let us know.

To make sure we have the right information about your school and speed up the process of reporting a school status, you can fill in the form below.

Forgotten your password?

If you don't know your password you will have to contact your local education authority to request it.

Private, Independent or Nursery School?

If you are from a Private, Independent or Nursery School you can also register yourself with us and keep us posted with your school status. When you register we will be in touch with a procedure for you.

Register by filling in the form below.

Does your child’s school know this information?

If you’re not from the school you cannot report a schools status, but please let your child’s school know about this service and how we can help them.