More of Calderdale schools have announced closures due to the NUT strike next week.
Teachers affiliated with the union are due to walk out on Wednesday March 26 over increased workloads and bureaucracy, introduction of performance related pay and unfair pension changes.
The following schools have announced they will be closed or partially closed on the day of action:
Bradshaw Primary School - closed
Christ Church Junior School, Sowerby Bridge - closed
Colden School - Two classes not in school, one only in until lunchtime and one class in as normal
North Halifax Grammar School - Closed to Years 7, 8, 9 and 10. Open to some students studying for exams from Years 11, 12, and 13
Ryburn Valley High School - Closed to Years 7, 8, 9 and 10. Open to Years 11, 12 and 13
Open as normal:
Luddenden Foot Academy
Affected primary schools previously announced:
Christ Church Junior School, Sowerby Bridge - Closed entirely.
Lightcliffe Primary School - One form from Reception and Years 2, 5 and 6
Longroyde Junior School, Rastrick - One form from Year 3 and year 6
Sacred Heart Primary School, Sowerby - Closed entirely.
St Mary’s CofE J&I School, Sowerby Bridge - Closed entirely
St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School, Elland - Year 3/4 class affected
Affected secondary schools previously announced:
Brighouse High School - Years 7, 8, 9, 10 will stay at home. Some lessons for Years 11, 12, and 13
Calder High School - Closed to Years 7, 8, 9 and 10. Open to Years 11, 12, and 13
Hipperholme and Lightcliffe High School - Closed
Rastrick High School - Closed to Year 8 and 9 students
Sowerby Bridge High School - Closed to Years 7, 8, 9 and 10. Open to Years 11, 12, and 13.
Todmorden High School - closed.
Schools previously announced remaining open as normal:
Bowling Green Primary School, Stainland
Copley Primary School
Norland CofE J&I School
Old Town Primary School
St John’s School, Rishworth
Todmorden J&I School
Walsden Primary School
Warley Town Primary School
West Vale Primary School
Woodhouse Primary School, Brighouse
Crossley Heath Grammar School
All other schools are yet to decide the course of action or are waiting to hear from union members.