Category: schools

Change to official school closure: Monday 23 March 2020 to Thursday 30 April 2020 – Holy Cross Church of England Primary School Uckfield

Update 25 March, 8.50am: The school had been partly closed and was open for 2 key worker pupils on Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th March 2020. The circumstances of these 2 pupils’ families changed and school provision was no longer required. Therefore with no children in school, Holy Cross has […]

Local School Updates

We have received updates on local school situations:- Burwash Church Of England Primary School Update 25 March, 7.11am: School closed today as no children of Keyworkers need care provided today Holy Cross Church Of England Primary School, Uckfield Update 25 March, 8.50am:The school had been partly closed and was open […]

Change to official school closure: Monday 23 March 2020 to Thursday 30 April 2020 – Burwash Church of England Primary School

Partly closed: Monday 23 March 2020 to Thursday 30 April 2020Reason: COVID-19 local arrangementsUpdate 23 March, 12.16pm: The school will be closed to most children. Only children of Keyworker parents should attend by prior arrangement with the school For any queries regarding this notification, please contact CS Customer Relations: Email […]

Official school closure notification: Wednesday 18 March 2020 – Peacehaven Community School

This is an official school closure notification. School: Peacehaven Community SchoolUnique school code: 4000Partly closed: Wednesday 18 March 2020Reason: Emergency closureDue to limited numbers of staff being able to attend the school the school is partially closing with Year 10 not attending. All other years groups can attend. There are […]

School campaigners win award

Staff and parents campaigning to stop the Department for Education from forcing Moulsecoomb Primary School to become an academy have been awarded the Brighton & Hove Trades Council “Miners Lamp Award” for campaign of the year. The lamp was gifted to the Trades Council by the National Union of Mineworkers […]

Official school closure notification: Monday 10 February 2020 – Stonegate Church of England Primary

School: Stonegate Church of England Primary SchoolUnique school code: 3062Closed: Monday 10 February 2020Reason: Emergency closure – no power/electricityMore information: There is a power cut in the local area. The UK Power Networks site estimates that power will return between 3.30pm and 4.30pm today. Therefore, sadly, they have had to […]


Everyone associated with Moulsecoomb Primary School is celebrating today following the decision of the New Horizons Academy Trust to withdraw from sponsorship. Parents, carers, staff, councillors and MPs have campaigned vigorously to keep the school as part of the Brighton and Hove family of schools and allow its journey of […]


It was smiles all round in the Penguin class at Denton Primary School this week when a host of plants were donated to help the children create their much-needed quite space outdoors. Mark Gilbert from Paradise Park garden centre arrived with the colourful summer array and was greeted warmly by […]

Seaford school’s gardening club boost

A Newhaven garden centre has reached out to a local school to support their gardening club. Paradise Park donated compost, vegetable plants and seed potatoes to Cradle Hill Community Primary School in Seaford. The children received them enthusiastically and quickly got to work planting their new beds. “It was a […]