Urgent changes to start of term / testing - Updated 1st January 2021You are here:
First and foremost I would like to wish all the school community a Happy New Year.
Urgent update to start of term / testing
Further to my letter dated 19th December the start of term has changed again, as was announced by the DFE on 30th December 2020.
Therefore the following arrangements (as of Friday 1st January 2021) will be in place, these may be subject to change.
This is now a staff only day. All students must remain at home.
5th – 8th January
All Years groups remain at home and continue with their learning remotely. Any student in any year group that is classified as vulnerable or has an EHC plan should be in school this week. We will contact these parents and students on Monday 4th January. Parents who are key workers and would like their child to attend school for this week should telephone the main school office on Monday 4th January or email firstname.lastname@example.org providing evidence of employment.
11th – 15th January
Years 11 and 13 to start school. Normal times and normal classes.
All other students in Years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 12 must stay at home and continue with their learning remotely.
EHC plan, Vulnerable and Key worker students can continue to attend school.
All students return to school as normal.
All the current rules and regulations, such as face masks, staggered end to the day etc. will remain in place in January.
L Smith - Headteacher