Severe Weather

Campus Closures – Severe Weather Conditions

The Academy will make every effort to keep the campuses open in the event of severe weather. However, in extreme cases the Academy may have to close due to severe weather or due to any other emergency.

Information about any closures will be available from the following places:-

The Academy website –

Academy Facebook and Twitter pages

Northumberland County Council website –

Radio Newcastle – 95.4fm

The Josephine Butler Campus reception telephone – 01670 816111

Notices will also be placed on Campus gates

The Academy will also send a text to all parents/carers who have registered a mobile phone number as a contact number with the Academy. If you have not provided a mobile contact number we would strongly advise you to do so.

The Academy will endeavour to inform parents and carers of any closures as early as possible and for a morning closure by 8.00am at the latest.