Bad Weather Notice
Cecil Jones Academy aims to remain open throughout all types of bad weather. Parents and students should always assume that the academy is open.
In the event that the academy is closed full information will be posted on this website before 7.30am and local radio stations alerted (BBC Essex, Southend FM, Heart FM - Essex).
Cecil Jones define bad weather as any weather condition that could cause injury to students, impede attendance at the academy or could necessarily interfere with the daily operation or management of the academy. This clearly includes heavy snowfall, flooding, storms etc.
If bad weather continues throughout the day then a decision will then be taken to close the site or a specific area of the site and parents will be informed by the usual methods of communication.