The closure of the academy will only occur under exceptional circumstances such as adverse weather conditions. This decision will be made by the Principal in consultation with the Chair of Governors where it is deemed a health and safety risk to students, staff and visitors.

Should it be necessary to close the academy prior to the start of the day, this will be communicated as soon as is possible by the following methods:-

Academy Website - Latest News

Twitter - @ansfordacademy

Text Messaging


Local Radio Stations

Please see links to the right.

Please ensure that you have elected to receive information either by text messaging or email and that the Academy office has your up-to-date mobile no or email address in order to receive messages directly. 

Alternatively you can follow us on twitter for the latest updates.

Please note

Under severe weather conditions communication systems may be affected and result in the non-delivery of text or email messages.