WLD Update for Parents & Carers for Wednesday 17th June 2020

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Just 3 notices today...

Opening to more students from Monday:  Details of the practical arrangements have been emailed to all Year 10 students and their families this morning.  If other parents and carers are interested in seeing the kinds of arrangements that we are putting…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Tuesday 16th June 2020

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We are very much looking forward to seeing our Year 10s next week.  Thank you to all the Year 10 families who have responded to Mrs Hodgson indicating whether your son or daughter will be in from 10 to 2 on the appropriate day next week - please do so swiftly if you have not had…

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WLD Update for Parents and Carers Monday 15th June 2020

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Several important things on the update this afternoon - slightly longer and slightly earlier than usual....

Wider circulation of these updates:  From today I am experimenting with sending the email version of this update to a wider group of parents & carers.  If you have not…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Friday 12th June 2020

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Message from Sam Tyrer: Yesterday morning we recorded episode 9 of the ‘Mental Health Family Hour’ – Mindfulness & Visualisation Techniques. I really enjoyed this episode and I hope you do too. The techniques we discuss can really benefit us all. Do you want to learn to be…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Thursday 11th June 2020

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Study work from previous weeks:  Please be aware that all work from previous weeks can be accessed on the website at this link here.   We have had a few queries from students over the last couple of days wanting to catch up with missed work which is great, but everything is…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Wednesday 10th June 2020

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I promise a shorter and less intense update this afternoon!

Weekly Reflection:  I normally promote this on a Monday, so a bit late this week...  Our weekly reflection is highly appropriate at this time - "Equality, Love not Hate" - you will find the resources here

Remote…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Tuesday 9th June 2020

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A slightly longer note from me this afternoon - apologies...

Learning from home: I have had a couple of email conversations with parents of Year 10 students over the last 24 hours which have prompted me to update everyone on what is going on at school to support our students'…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Monday 8th June 2020

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We live in ever-changing times! Having issued guidance to parents & carers of Year 10 on Friday to comply with the national guidance of opening to more students from the 15th June I then see on national news on Saturday that Blackburn with Darwen are not opening schools until…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Friday 5th June 2020

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Opening school for more students:  Subject to guidance from the Lancashire Director of Public Health we are planning to have a quarter of our Year 10s in school starting on Monday 15th June.  I have emailed all Year 10 parents & carers with the plans today and they are on our

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers for Thursday 4th June 2020

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Having said yesterday that we would not be in regular contact with our Year 11s, as they would normally only be in for exams at this stage, we have useful updates for them about events and opportunities!  Some of this information may be of interest to students, parents and…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Wednesday 3rd June 2020

Good afternoon,

Just a short update today...

Government guidance update: The government updates its guidance for parents and carers on a frequent basis - the latest version with today's updates is here.

Regular contact with Year 11 families:  During this strange time of school closure, we…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Tuesday 2nd June 2020

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A message from Miss Royal, our Careers Co-ordinator for Year 11 Parents/Carers:  All Year 11's have received an email today (02/06/2020) from Miss Royal our Careers Coordinator, this asks for them to complete two important documents sent in Google Forms - please could we ask you…

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