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Following the Prime Minister's announcement on Monday 22nd February, school will re-open to all students from 8th March. In order to offer asymptomatic testing to all students prior to their return, there will be a staggered return by year group, with all students back in school accessing face-to-face teaching by Thursday 11th March at the latest.

  Attend school for testing appointment only* First day attending lessons in school
Year 7

7 Naylor/Robinson - Tues 9th March (am)
7 Jennings/Knight - Wed 10th March (am)
All other form groups - Wed 10th March (pm)

Thurs 11th March
Year 8 Tues 9th March (pm) Wed 10th March
Year 9 Wed 10th March (am) Thurs 11th March
Year 10 Mon 8th March (pm) Tues 9th March
Year 11 Tues 9th March (am) Wed 10th March
Year 12 / 13 Mon 8th March (am) Tues 9th March

*Each student will be given a specific time slot and will only be on site for the duration of their test. They will not be expected to wear school uniform on this day. 

Please see the letter below (26th February) for further details.

Ahead of the phased full re-opening, school will only be open for:

  • Vulnerable students (identified by school) where parents have accepted a place for their child
  • Children of critical workers from all year groups where parents have booked a place for their child

If you are a critical worker and you need to apply for the in school provision, please complete the form here. Your place will be confirmed when the form has been reviewed. If your requirement is urgent, please call school on 01943 463524.

School Transport

From Monday 1 March, school buses will run for the children of critical workers and vulnerable children as they have been during lockdown, with 3 buses covering the routes as on the Connexions website. Buses will not run to facilitate students attending school for testing. The full bus service will run from Tuesday 9 March.

Please see further details in the letters below, together with a copy of the current version of our updated risk assessment.

If you would like to see details of our additional COVID-19 measures, including Catch Up Funding, Control Measure and Risk Assessment, Remote Teaching and Learning Provision and our participation in  the ZOE COVID symptom study programme, please see this section of our website.