Schools and Learning


Latest school closures

  • Armathwaite School, CARLISLE - For children of key & essential workers, vulnerable children and children in year groups reception, 1 & 6
    CLOSED: 08:00 on Tues 2 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Asby Endowed School, APPLEBY-IN-WESTMORLAND - Planned closure due to COVID-19. The school will remain closed until further notice.
    CLOSED: 15:30 on Fri 22 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:55 on Wed 1 Jul 2020

  • Bewcastle School, CARLISLE
    CLOSED: Fri 29 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:00 on Mon 15 Jun 2020

  • Bolton Primary School, APPLEBY-IN-WESTMORLAND - School is currently closed due to the coronavirus pandemic and will re-open when the government makes an announcement that we can do so.
    CLOSED: 15:30 on Fri 17 Apr 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:45 on Fri 4 Sep 2020

  • Borrowdale CofE Primary School, KESWICK - We aim to re-open for Year 6 pupils from Monday 8th June, however, we also aim to open for a small number of children from Tuesday 2nd June.
    CLOSED: Thurs 28 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Brook Street Primary School, CARLISLE - School is closed due to lock down during the current coronavirus pandemic
    CLOSED: Fri 29 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 15 Jun 2020

  • Brough Community Primary School, KIRKBY STEPHEN - School will reopen for key worker and vulnerable children plus children from Reception and Years 1, 2 and 6.
    CLOSED: Sat 30 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:50 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Broughton CofE School, BROUGHTON-IN-FURNESS - Due to COVID-19, and currently no demand for key worker childcare support. Local Hub established at Penny Bridge Academy
    CLOSED: Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Broughton Moor Primary School, MARYPORT - School is closed due to lock down during the current coronavirus pandemic
    CLOSED: Tues 2 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Mon 15 Jun 2020

  • Broughton Primary School, COCKERMOUTH
    CLOSED: 15:15 on Mon 23 Mar 2020
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Tues 1 Sep 2020

  • Calthwaite CofE School, PENRITH - School will reopen on the 8th of June to children of key workers and reception and year 1.
    CLOSED: Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:30 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Cartmel CofE Primary School, GRANGE-OVER-SANDS - School closed due to COVID 19.
    CLOSED: 08:00 on Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:00 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Coniston CofE Primary School, CONISTON - Partial opening for Year 1 and Year 6 only
    CLOSED: Fri 5 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Tues 9 Jun 2020

  • Crosby Ravensworth CofE School, PENRITH - Following government advice on Coronavirus, the school will be closed until further notice.
    CLOSED: 09:00 on Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Crosby-on-Eden CofE School, CARLISLE - Closed due to Covid 19
    CLOSED: 08:55 on Tues 2 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:55 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Dallam School, MILNTHORPE - We are currently closed and unsure when we will re-open.
    CLOSED: Fri 22 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Dent CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School, SEDBERGH - Dent CE Primary School is closed due to the coronavirus restrictions
    CLOSED: Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:00 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Ellenborough & Ewanrigg Infant School, MARYPORT - Closed due to government direction until Monday 1st June. Closed Monday 1st June - Wednesday 3rd June to allow for preparations to the site.
    CLOSED: Tues 26 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 4 Jun 2020

  • Ennerdale and Kinniside CofE Primary School, CLEATOR - School currently being made safe and secure - Covid-19
    CLOSED: 06:45 on Tues 2 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:45 on Wed 10 Jun 2020

  • Fellview Primary School, WIGTON - The school is preparing to open and parents will be emailed when a date is confirmed.
    CLOSED: Tues 2 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Tues 1 Sep 2020

  • Flookburgh CofE Primary School, GRANGE-OVER-SANDS - Closed until further notice
    CLOSED: Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Grange CofE Primary School, GRANGE-OVER-SANDS - School Closed for pupils and pupils of essential key workers using Lindale C of E School hub. Opening date is provisional and not confirmed.
    CLOSED: Wed 27 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 15 Jun 2020

  • High Hesket CofE School, CARLISLE - Due to the situation related to Covid-19, school is closed UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
    CLOSED: Wed 27 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 4 Jun 2020

  • Irthington Village School, CARLISLE - Due to the Covid-19 pandemic the school will remain closed until at least 08/06/2020 to all pupils. Further updates to follow.
    CLOSED: 11:22 on Fri 29 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:40 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • John Ruskin School, CONISTON - National coronavirus closure
    CLOSED: Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Kirkby Stephen Grammar School, KIRKBY STEPHEN - KSGS will close at 4 pm on Friday 20th March as indicated by the Government
    CLOSED: Tues 2 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 23:59 on Sun 7 Jun 2020

  • Kirkoswald CofE School, PENRITH
    CLOSED: Fri 29 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Lamplugh CofE School, FRIZINGTON - Closed UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE due to Coronavirus containment measures
    CLOSED: Thurs 21 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: Wed 2 Sep 2020

  • Lanercost CofE School, BRAMPTON - Temporary school closure due to Covid-19 lockdown
    CLOSED: 09:00 on Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:45 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Langdale CofE School, AMBLESIDE - School closed this week to prepare for re-opening next week
    CLOSED: Tues 2 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Tues 9 Jun 2020

  • Langwathby CofE Primary School, PENRITH - Indefinite closure - date of re-opening school is uncertain.
    CLOSED: 09:00 on Wed 27 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Long Marton Community Primary School, APPLEBY-IN-WESTMORLAND - School Closed due to COVID-19
    CLOSED: Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Fri 5 Jun 2020

  • Monkwray Junior School, WHITEHAVEN - Closed until further notice
    CLOSED: Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Morland Area CofE Primary School, PENRITH - Morland School is closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic
    CLOSED: Fri 22 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • North Walney Primary, Nursery and Pre-School, BARROW-IN-FURNESS - Due to Corona virus situation. Closed until further notice
    CLOSED: 08:45 on Mon 23 Mar 2020
    RE-OPENS: Tues 1 Sep 2020

  • Old Hutton CofE School, KENDAL - Closed until further notice due to Coronavirus lockdown
    CLOSED: Fri 27 Mar 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:00 on Thurs 3 Sep 2020

  • Orton CofE School, PENRITH - Closed due to COVID-19 Restrictions. Currently anticipating reopening to Critical workers and identified vulnerable children on 8th June. However, this is dependant on the risk assessment process and final agreement by the governors.
    CLOSED: 08:00 on Tues 2 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:45 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Our Lady and St Patrick's Catholic Primary School, MARYPORT
    CLOSED: Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:30 on Thurs 4 Jun 2020

  • Patterdale CofE School, PENRITH - Re-opening on 4th June - First Phase only. Please contact us for any further details
    CLOSED: Fri 29 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Thurs 4 Jun 2020

  • Penruddock Primary School, PENRITH - Governors are still fully completing risk assessments for re opening but are planning to open for children who are vulnerable, hold an EHCP or who live with key workers and also to those children in Year 6 in the first instance. This opening date is still under review at this time.
    CLOSED: Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Plumpton School, PENRITH - Reopening 8th June for Early Years, Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 plus key worker/vulnerable children.
    CLOSED: 08:00 on Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:30 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, PENRITH - COVID-19 Closure
    CLOSED: Tues 2 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 15 Jun 2020

  • Sandgate School, KENDAL - Due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, Sandgate School will only be open to students who have been offered a place - these families will have been contacted directly by school. Should you require any information about this please contact the school on 01539 792100.
    CLOSED: Wed 3 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Seaton Academy, WORKINGTON - Closed due to maintaining safety of all staff and children until further notice.
    CLOSED: Wed 27 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 4 Jun 2020

  • Seaton St Paul's CofE Junior School, WORKINGTON - Closed due to the Coronavirus.
    CLOSED: Thurs 30 Apr 2020
    RE-OPENS: Tues 21 Jul 2020

  • Settlebeck High School, SEDBERGH - School is currently closed. We aim to reopen to key worker/critical worker children and some Year 10 on 15th June. Please await further information from the school
    CLOSED: Thurs 28 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:30 on Mon 15 Jun 2020

  • Shankhill CofE Primary School, CARLISLE - Shankhill is closed indefinitely as no one has requested priority childcare. Please email head@shankhill.cumbria.sch.uk should this change or you seek further advice.
    CLOSED: Fri 22 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Shap Endowed CofE Primary School, PENRITH - School will be open on Tuesday, Wed, Thursday from w/c 8 June but only to those pupils who have arranged with the Headteacher. Please contact head@shap.cumbria.sch.uk if you require further clarification
    CLOSED: Tues 2 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:30 on Tues 9 Jun 2020

  • St Bega's CofE Primary School, HOLMROOK - School opens on Monday 8th June for children of keyworkers and vulnerable children.
    CLOSED: 07:00 on Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • St Bridget's CofE School - Whitehaven, WHITEHAVEN - School closure
    CLOSED: Thurs 28 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • St James' CofE Junior School - Barrow, BARROW-IN-FURNESS - Closed until further notice due to COVID-19.
    CLOSED: Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 15:30 on Fri 17 Jul 2020

  • St Joseph's Catholic Primary School - Frizington, FRIZINGTON
    CLOSED: 15:00 on Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Temple Sowerby CofE Primary School, PENRITH - School will reopen no earlier than 8th June, pending a final decision by the governing body.
    CLOSED: Sat 30 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Thornhill Primary School, EGREMONT - Closure due to COVID-19
    CLOSED: Fri 3 Apr 2020
    RE-OPENS: Tues 1 Sep 2020

  • Ulverston Victoria High School, ULVERSTON - Open for key workers children.
    CLOSED: Tues 2 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 15 Jun 2020

  • Valley Primary School and Nursery, WHITEHAVEN - school may open for Vulnerable children on Thursday if all deliveries and risk assessments are complete
    CLOSED: Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 08:00 on Thurs 4 Jun 2020

  • Victoria Infant and Nursery School - Workington, WORKINGTON - School will close at 3.00pm today Friday 20th March until further notice due to COVID-19 instruction and insufficient staffing levels.
    CLOSED: 09:00 on Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Mon 22 Jun 2020

  • Walton and Lees Hill CofE Primary School, BRAMPTON - Due to Covid 19
    CLOSED: Wed 3 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 4 Jun 2020

  • Warcop CofE Primary School, APPLEBY-IN-WESTMORLAND
    CLOSED: Wed 27 May 2020
    RE-OPENS: 09:00 on Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Warwick Bridge Primary School, CARLISLE - School closed whilst preparing for readmission of pupils during Covid-19 response
    CLOSED: Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Mon 8 Jun 2020

  • Westfield Nursery and Primary School, WORKINGTON - closed - setting up to open to Vulnerable and key worker children on Thursday 4th June
    CLOSED: Mon 1 Jun 2020
    RE-OPENS: Thurs 4 Jun 2020