More than 40 schools and children’s centres in the borough have announced that they will open today despite the snow.

The following schools have told Waltham Forest Borough Council they will open:

- Acacia Children’s Centre in Leytonstone,

- Ainslie Wood Primary School in Chingford,

- Barclay Primary School and Children’s Centre in Leyton,

- Barn Croft School in Walthamstow

- Buxton All-through School primary and secondary phases in Leytonstone

- Chapel End infants and junior schools in Walthamstow

- Chingford CofE Infant and Junior schools

- Church Hill Nursery and Hoe Street Children’s Centre in Walthamstow

- Connaught School for Girls in Leytonstone

- Coppermill Primary School in Walthamstow

- Davies Lane Primary School in Leytonstone

- Downsell Primary School

- Emmanuel Community School in Walthamstow

- George Mitchell Primary and Secondary Phase Schools in Leyton

- George Tomlinson Primary School in Leytonstone

- Greenleaf Primary School in Walthamstow

- Handsworth Primary School in Chingford

- Henry Maynard Infants’ School, Junior School and nursery in Walthamstow

- Jenny Hammond School in Leytonstone

- Joseph Clarke School in Chingford

- Larkswood Primary School in Chingford

- Leytonstone School

- Longshaw Primary School in Chingford

- Newport School and Children’s Centre in Leyton

- Parkside Primary School in Chingford

- Riverley Primary School and Children’s Centre in Leyton

- Selwyn Primary School in Chingford

- South Grove Primary School in Walthamstow

- St Joseph’s Catholic Junior School in Leyton

- St Saviour’s Primary School in Walthamstow

- Sybourn Primary School and Children’s Centre in Walthamstow

- Thorpe Hall Primary School in Walthamstow (nursery will remain closed due to leaking roof)

- Walthamstow Academy

- Walthamstow School for Girls

- Whitefield Schools and Centre

- Whittingham Community Primary School in Walthamstow

- Willow Brook Primary School in Leyton

- Willowfield School in Walthamstow

- Winns Primary School in Walthamstow will open at 8.55am