School closure during current Covid-19 national lockdown and re-opening on 8th March 2021
During the most recent national lockdown in January and February 2021 school remained closed to all but children of key workers or children who are vulnerable. Kindergarten remained open five days a week term time only but with an earlier closing time of 3.30pm.
School continued to offer remote learning for all pupils from reception to Form 6, as in the first lockdown in 2020. For a copy of our Remote Learning Guide please see below.
School and Kindergarten will reopen fully on Monday 8th March 2021. For our most recent risk assessment on re-opening, dated 22nd February 2021, please see below –
Closure during first lockdown
School first began working remotely for the safety of pupils, staff and the wider community in the first national lockdown on 23rd March 2020. Class teachers provided online learning using home-study packs through Class Dojo and other remote tools including Zoom, Google classrooms and Microsoft Teams.
Home-study support and additional materials were and continue to be available from the help desk at [email protected]
School remained open throughout the first lockdown for the children of key workers and vulnerable children.
Re-opening after first national lockdown
In line with government guidance, School partially reopened for children in years 6,1, reception and Kindergarten from Monday 8th June 2020. Pupils in the remaining years returned partially from Monday 22nd June 2020.
For our full risk assessment on this initial returning to site, please see below –
For our full risk assessment on our Summer Holiday Club and Activities, please see below –
School re-opened to pupils in all years in both Kindergarten and main school on Monday 7th September 2020 for the start of the Autumn Term. Please refer to the following risk assessment –
With the prospect of a further national lockdown (from Thursday 5th November 2020), we updated our latest risk assessment on 31st October 2020 below-
During the second lockdown from 5th November 2020, School continued to remain fully open to children in all year groups. Kindergarten also remained open.
For risk assessments regarding return to schools’ swimming, please see the following –
Tours of school during lockdown
We are continuing to welcome applications for admission for reception in September 2021. Places are also available across a range of year groups. Individual tours of school may be conducted if practising social distancing. To book an appointment please email [email protected]
For a virtual tour of our school please see the link on our home page or on our Admissions page.
For further information about the admission process and to check availability of places, please email [email protected]