Many schools across Banburyshire will be partially closed tomorrow (Thursday) due to teacher strike action.
Members of two teaching unions, the National Union of Teachers (NUT) and NASUWT, will strike in protest about Government plans for their pay, pensions and conditions of service.
Details for the schools which will be partially closed are listed below:
Part open: School will be closed to Year 7-11 but open to Year 11,12 and 13.
Bishop Loveday Church of England Primary School
Part open: Classes 6JO - 3SS - F1GO - will be closed The school will be open for all other pupils.
Blessed George Napier Catholic School
Part open: BGN will not be open for students in Years 7-11 on this date. However, school will be open for study and some lessons for students in Years 12 and 13. Please note a select group of Year 11 students will be requested to come in. The parents of those students concerned will be contacted separately by their Head of Year.
Chipping Norton School:
Part open: School will be closed to Years 7-11 Open for 6th form.
Christopher Rawlins Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Part open:The school will be open for all years apart from Year 4.
Deddington Church of England Primary School:
Part open: School will only be open for Year 3 and Year 5 pupils
Frank Wise School
Part open: The Post-16 unit at Frank Wise School, known as the Griffiths Centre, will be closed due to staff with children who may not be able to attend other schools due to strike action. The rest of the school, for children aged 2-16 will remain open and lunches will be provided as normal.
Great Tew Primary School
Part open: Year 1 & 2 class will be closed.
Hanwell Fields Community School
Part open: Seahorses Class will only be open in the morning. The rest of the school will be open as normal.
Hardwick Community School
Part open: Year 3 and Year 4 will be closed.
Harriers Banbury Academy
Part open: Class 2SP, Class 2AG, Class 4JE will be closed.
Hill View Primary School
Part open: Five classes out of 18 will remain open. All others will be closed. Parents have been informed.
North Oxfordshire Academy
Part open: Closed to years 7 - 10. Teacher Invite only to year 11 students. Open to 6th form (years 12-13)
Orchard Fields Community School
Part open: Closed to year 3&4. Open to all other year groups.
Shenington Church of England Primary School
Part open: Open to years 3,4,5&6. Closed to all other year groups. Parents will have been notified.
St John’s Catholic Primary School, Banbury
Whole school closed
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Banbury
Whole school closed
St Mary’s Church of England (VC) Primary School, Banbury
Part open: Nursery, Reception and Year 1 classes closed.
Wroxton Church of England Primary School
Closed. Breakfast Club will be open on Friday October 18 when school re-opens.