WLD Update for Parents & Carers Thursday 23rd April 2020

Wellbeing:  The health and wellbeing of you and your family is our prime concern.  We subscribe to an organisation called The Key who have provided a very good resource to help you.  It is at the bottom of this update - please take a few moments to look at it - it gives very good guidance.  Please…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Wednesday 22nd April 2020

Good afternoon,

Some updates from today...

City Nature Challenge:  The Wildlife Trust is running the City Nature Challenge from 24th to 27th April - more details here.

Mental Health webinar:  Sam Tyrer, who has worked with some of our students in school, is running weekly Mental Health…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Tuesday 21st April 2020

Good afternoon,

Some updates from today:

Online Safety: The third #OnlineSafetyAtHome pack is now available with activities for parents and carers to use at home.  Activities for 11-13 year olds here and those for 14+ here.  There is a useful guide for parents & carers on video-chatting

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Monday 20th April 2020

Good afternoon,

Some updates from today....

The BBC has begun to broadcast and provide daily lessons - click here for details.

Year 11 Leavers' Hoodies:  These have been ordered - we are not sure when they will be delivered.  We will let Year 11 know as soon as we do!

Free School Meal…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Friday 17th April 2020

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Study work for next week:  As I said when I wrote to you on Tuesday we are moving to a system of setting work on a weekly basis, which will give students and families more flexibility to organise their time.  Please remember, your health and wellbeing are the top priority, but…

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WLD Update for Year 11 - parents, carers and students

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This is specific update for Year 11 students, along with their parents & carers.  It updates you on your GCSE and vocational qualifications this year .

On 18th March we were told that GCSE examinations were cancelled and on the 20th March schools closed.  On the 3rd April…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Tuesday 14th April 2020

Good morning,

I hope that you and your family have managed to have something of a break over this Easter weekend despite these strange and unsettling times.  We have been open across the Easter holiday for children of key workers who cannot safely be at home - we have had between 5 and 14…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Friday 3rd April 2020

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As we reach the "Easter holiday" at this strange time I hope that, even under the current circumstances, you and your families will find a way to relax a bit.  Teachers will have sent out ideas for activities and study, but they will not be setting regular work as they have…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Thursday 2nd April 2020

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A longer update today....

 

Easter opening: Following discussions with Lancashire County Council and our Chair of Governors, school will be open for the small number of students (children of key workers and vulnerable young people) who need it over the Easter break.…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Wednesday 1st April 2020

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Free School Meal vouchers:  Following the national scheme launched yesterday, the vouchers have been sent out by email today. For the very small number of families for whom we do not have an email address the vouchers have been ordered and will be posted out.

 

BTEC…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Tuesday 31st March 2020

Good afternoon,

Three updates today....
Useful Resources and Free Activities for Parents/Carershttps://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/whats-on/family-kids-news/free-activities-children-you-usually-17999810 

Free School Meal vouchers: We have received the following guidance from the Department…

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WLD Update for Parents & Carers Monday 30th March 2020

Good afternoon,

I hope that, under the circumstances, you had a reasonable weekend.  Some updates from today....

Easter provision:  We will only be open over Easter for children of key workers who cannot be at home - please would any parents/carers working in critical sectors and wanting to…

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