Exams Update

Posted by on Mar 23, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates, News | No Comments

Dear Parents/Carers of Year 11 and Year 13 students, You will probably have read the announcement from the DfE that GCSE and A level grades are going to be calculated using a range of factors, including teacher recommendation. However, if a student (or parent) is not happy with the final grade then students will have […]

Government Guidance – Reduce Risk

Posted by on Mar 23, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates, News | No Comments

Please take into consideration the guidance given by the government. Our priority is for the well being of our students, staff and local community. Parent Guidance – Please click this link for further guidance.

Updated key worker information for parents – 20/03/2020

Posted by on Mar 20, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates, News | No Comments

Dear Parents/Carers, The Government has now updated the list of those people considered to be Key Workers to be many of those working in: Health and social care Education and childcare Key public services Local and national government Food and other necessary goods Public safety and national security Transport Utilities, communication and financial services For […]

School Closure Update 19/03/2020

Posted by on Mar 19, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates, News | No Comments

19 March 2020 Dear Parents/Carers, As you are aware, school will be closed from the end of the day on Friday 20th March for most students. To support their home-learning during the closure, teachers will continue to set work on ‘Show My Homework’. There are also resources available on the ‘Home Learning’ section of our […]

Coronavirus – Update 18th March 2020

Dear Parents/Carers, Following tonight’s announcement by the Education Secretary and the Prime Minister, we want to reassure families that we will do everything we can to support our community over the coming months. Tomorrow morning, the Leadership Group will meet to discuss our school’s response to these announcements. We understand that tonight’s news will come […]

Coronavirus – Further Update from the Department of Education 16/03/2020 6PM

Update 16th March 2020 – 6PM Dear Parent/Carer, We have closely followed the news today and tonight’s Government announcements regarding Coronavirus. Tonight, the Prime Minister has emphasised the need for anyone with symptoms, or any family member who shares a household with someone who has symptoms, to now self-isolate for 14 days. We ask that […]

Coronavirus – Updated advice

Posted by on Mar 3, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates | No Comments

We are continuing to keep you updated on the government’s response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Department for Education Coronavirus helpline Today, we have launched a new helpline to answer questions about COVID-19 related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline as follows: Phone: 0800 046 8687 Email: DfE.coronavirushelpline@education.gov.uk Opening hours: 8am to […]

Coronavirus – Advice for schools from the DFE

Posted by on Feb 4, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates | No Comments

The government is closely monitoring the spread of the Coronavirus and is taking action at home and abroad. The overall risk of Coronavirus to the UK remains moderate. However we understand that people may be concerned where there are children, students or staff returning from or visiting China. Public Health England and the Foreign Office […]