Good Friday and Easter Monday provision for KEY WORKERS
There will be provision made available by Washwood Heath Multi Academy Trust on FRIDAY 10th APRIL (Good Friday bank holiday) and MONDAY 13th APRIL (Easter Monday bank holiday) from 9am to 3pm. For staffing reasons, these times must be adhered to.
Please note: this is only for the children of key workers who need this provision in order to undertake their jobs. REGISTRATION DOCUMENT HERE
For Primary aged children (4 years old until Year 6): this provision will be based at Brownmead Academy, Pencroft Road, Birmingham, B34 6SS. If you intend to use this provision, please contact Mr A Winters at email@example.com
For Secondary aged children (school years 7-11): this provision will be based at Tile Cross Academy, Gressel Lane, Birmingham, B33 9UF. If you intend to use this provision, please contact Mr P Weir at firstname.lastname@example.org
Packed lunches will be provided.
The activities will be sport-based and so children should be dressed appropriately.
Children must be brought by a parent with evidence of their role as a key worker.
Important information for parents receiving FREE SCHOOL MEALS vouchers:
Important information for parents about applying for FREE SCHOOL MEALS:
Important information for all GCSE, AS and A Level students and parents:
The Government has made an announcement about how GCSEs and A Levels will be awarded this summer.
Please be assured that Washwood Heath Academy is following these guidelines carefully to ensure that all students receive fair grades.
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: 26th March 2020
As of Monday 30th March, there will be no secondary provision offered within Washwood Heath Multi-Academy Trust. If you wish to send a secondary-aged child to school, please contact Washwood Heath Academy via the email address: email@example.com leaving a contact telephone number and specific key worker child supervision requirements. However, if you require primary provision, this is being provided at our Brownmead and Topcliffe sites for those families identified by the Government as entitled to send their children to school. If you intend to send a primary-aged child to either Brownmead or Topcliffe, you MUST inform Washwood Heath Academy by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
The academies within Washwood Heath Multi-Academy Trust are awaiting guidance from the Department for Education and/or Birmingham City Council regarding the distribution of vouchers for families of students who are entitled to free school meals. Until then, a sandwich meal will be available. This offer is to collect meals from the MAIN RECEPTION at Washwood Heath Academy between midday and 12.30pm. Please notify us if you wish to take up the free school meal offer as it stands by emailing email@example.com
Please note that all sites will be closed for the Easter holiday from Saturday April 4th, reopening as described above on Monday 20th April.
Please follow government advice in terms of isolating any household where symptoms of a new persistent cough, or high temperature are present in any member of the household.
Washwood Heath Academy is following all nationally recommended advice to protect children and staff.
We will keep parents and carers informed via this website and through letters home about any further actions.We would recommend you look at the following sources of information to keep yourself informed of the latest developments and advice:
The NHS website: www.nhs.uk/coronavirus
The Government website for:
- Information: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-information-for-the-public
- Response and advice: www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response
- Information about the closure of schools and childcare settings: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers