Get up-to-date information on schools that have temporarily ceased operations due to adverse weather, bushfire, emergencies or other incidents.
NSW public school updates
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Other schools and services
Students and their families should seek up-to-date information on the operational status of their school/service directly from their school/service.
Last updated 11 am 2 November 2022
There are currently no NSW independent schools that are non-operational.
Refer to the Catholic schools page for updates on non-operational Catholic schools.
Non-operational TAFE updates
Visit the TAFE NSW website for non-operational campuses.
Early childhood education services
If you have any questions regarding the closure of an early childhood education service in your area, please contact the Early Childhood Education Directorate on 1800 619 113 or via email on firstname.lastname@example.org from 9am - 5pm.
For regular updates on flood risks and warnings, refer to the SES and Bureau of Meteorology websites.
For mental health support, refer to the department's State and National Mental Health Services and Support flyer (PDF 64KB).