School Closed 19th September

Dear Parent/Carer,

Following our letter to you on Friday 9th September regarding the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, we said that we would write to you with further information regarding arrangements for the funeral once confirmed.

The official date of the State Funeral is Monday 19th September 2022. The day will be a Bank Holiday and Schools and Colleges will be closed on this day as a mark of respect.

School will reopen again on Tuesday 20th September at the usual time of 8.30am.

During this period of national mourning, we will continue to respond to the news about the death of the Queen by answering any questions children may have and providing support.


If you need any further advice on how to support your child, you may wish to access one of the bereavement charities such as Winston’s Wish – giving hope to grieving children (, Child Bereavement UK or Nelson’s Journey | Child Bereavement Help for Norfolk | ( If your child needs extra support, please let us know.