If you think your school is going to be closed listen to BBC Essex
To hear about any school closures tune into BBC Essex on 103.5 and 95.3FM or 729, 765 or 1530MW.
If you are a Head Teacher and have a school closures call the BBC Essex Helpline on 01245 348 348. Please do not leave messages.
Please note: This number is for Head Teachers or for those authorised to give school closure information only.
You will be asked for your DFE number. We are unable to answer school closure queries by e-mail.
PLEASE DO NOT contact us or BBC Essex requesting information, any news we have will be given out on air. A flood of enquiries could seriously slow down the flow of information.
We are unable to answer school closure queries by e-mail - nor can we accept school closure information from teachers by e-mail.
If a number of schools are closed, details will be published on