School closure during Covid-19 lockdown
On 23rd March 2020, Highfields School started working remotely for the safety of pupils, staff and the wider community. Class teachers guided 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]
Highfields remained and continues to remain open to key workers’ children.
Re-opening after lockdown
In line with government guidance, Highfields partially reopened for children in years 6,1, reception and nursery from Monday 8th June 2020. Pupils in the remaining years returned partially from Monday 22nd June 2020.
For our full risk assessment on returning to site, please see below –
For our full risk assessment on our Summer Holiday Club and Activities, please see below –
Highfields will re-open to pupils in all years on Monday 7th September 2020. Please refer to the following risk assessments –
For risk assessments regarding return to schools’ swimming, please see the following –
Tours of school during lockdown
We are continuing to receive applications for admission for September 2020 and places are available across a range of year groups.
For a virtual tour of our school please follow the link below –
For further information about the admission process and to check availability of places, please email [email protected]