On Monday 16th March the Department for Education and Public Health England issued updated guidance for education settings on COVID-19. This guidance will assist staff in addressing COVID-19 in educational settings. This includes childcare, schools, further and higher educational institutions.
Therefore please DO NOT send your child into school with a new, continuous cough or a high temperature. Please phone the school to tell us your child's symptoms.
You can help to slow the spread of Coronavirus.
Department for Education Coronavirus helpline - this helpline has been set up to answer questions about the virus related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline.
Coronavirus School Closure Procedure
Our school will only be closed if one or more of the following conditions apply:
Steps taken to decide on whether to close the school will be as follows:
The school is currently CLOSED on instruction from the Department for Education. The school is only open for a small number of children; children of critical workers, those with EHCPs and vulnerable children.
In the event of school closure plans have been put in place for your children's continued education. All children have been provided with a log in for Purple Mash and learning for each day has been allocated. In addition to this we may provide other activities and signpost you to other resources. We will continue to provide weekly memos to support home learning. We have provided a large bank of
online learning resources for you and your child to access for free.
We would like all of our children to access a daily phonics lessons online via Ruth Miskin You Tube as well as PE through Joe Wicks on his You Tube page.