In the event of an emergency closure, parents will be notified at the earliest possible opportunity through the following media:

  • the school text and email system
  • The Rydal Academy Facebook Page
  • Darlington Borough Council Facebook page
  • The Rydal Academy Twitter feed
  • The Rydal Academy website
  • Darlington Borough Council website
  • The Northern Echo website
  • Local Radio (Radio Tees, Capital Radio, Star Radio, TFM)