26 February 2021

WLD Update for Parents & Carers - practicalities for our return to school

Transcript of the video: Hello, a slightly longer and more detailed update today - the third of what will probably be four videos.... When we think about the routines and practicalities of school life we always have to start with our basic...

25 February 2021

WLD Update for Parents & Carers - Safety on return to school

Transcript of the video message Hello, The second of these updates about return to school focuses on the key issue of safety.  As I said at the end of my update yesterday the best way to visualise our return is to think about what it...

24 February 2021

WLD Update for Parents & Carers - Dates of return and COVID testing

  This is a transcript of the video... Hello, Following the government's announcement on Monday and my brief update on Tuesday morning I plan to do a series of short video messages about the arrangements for the return of...

23 February 2021

WLD Update for Parents & Carers - Tuesday 23rd February 2021

Good morning, Some updates this morning, particularly following the announcements yesterday.... Return to school: As the Prime Minister announced yesterday we are very much looking forward to the return of all our students in the week beginning the 8th...

10 February 2021

WLD Update for Parents & Carers - Friday 12th February 2021

Good afternoon, Quite a number of notices at the end of this unusual half-term!  Firstly, though, can I thank you for your support over this time.  I fully recognise that remote learning is difficult for students, parents & carers and teachers and it is only by working...

9 February 2021

WLD Update for Parents & Carers -

Good afternoon Additional social and emotional wellbeing resources:  Well worth a look at the additional "Support for young people's social and emotional wellbeing" item on our

5 February 2021

WLD Update for Parents & Carers - Friday 5th February 2021

Good afternoon, Mental Health and Wellbeing resources:  Our mental health and wellbeing area on our website has been significantly updated - take a look - there are lots of...

1 February 2021

WLD Update for Parents & Carers - Tuesday 2nd Feb 2021

Good afternoon, ** !! ** For parents & carers of Year 7:   A Year 7 Parents’ & Carers’ evening is planned for Wednesday 3rd March...

29 January 2021

WLD Update for Parents & Carers - Friday 29th January 2021

Good afternoon, Children's Mental Health Week:  This is next week (1st to 7th Feb) and is the theme of our weekly reflection.  There are lots of resources to help with...

27 January 2021

WLD Update for Parents & Carers - Wednesday 27th January 2021

Good afternoon, ** !! ** Year 9 Parents & Carers' Evening on Wed 10th February:  The information about this has been sent out today and can be found on the website...

26 January 2021

WLD Update for Parents & Carers - Tuesday 26th January 2021

Good afternoon. **!! ** Key worker and vulnerable student provision:  If your son or daughter is accessing our provision on site please would you remind them that they need...

25 January 2021

WLD Update for Parents & Carers - Monday 25th January 2021

Good afternoon, Prioritising messages:  I received a very useful suggestion from a parent over the weekend that I should use a symbol such as an exclamation mark to identify messages that were considered particularly important.  I will try to do this going...