Corona Virus (Covid-19)
COVID-19 Risk Assessment - January 2021
Letter from Public Health and the Local Authority
School will be open today for critical worker and vulnerable children only. Eligible families will have received a confirmation text and email.
If children can stay safely at home, they should, to limit the chance of the virus spreading. The fewer children in school, the lower the risk to children, families and staff.
Forming an informal childcare bubble may be a safer option for some families. Details can be found in the latest guidance:
Letter issued to parents 05.01.21
Please could we ask that you avoid telephoning the school office this morning. We will be in touch as soon as possible. Please ensure you check your emails regularly throughout the day.
We will contact families this morning to determine eligibility for the critical workers and vulnerable children provision.
We are sorry that school is closed to all pupils today and we appreciate that it has been short notice. You may find the following document useful:
From midnight, England is in National lockdown. All schools will close, expect to vulnerable children and children of key workers.
Warley Town will be closed to ALL pupils tomorrow so that we are able to organise this provision and remote learning. We aim to open for vulnerable children and children of key workers on Wednesday.
We thank you for your support, patience and understanding at this very challenging time.
Letter from Calderdale and Public Heath
What parents and carers need to know about early years providers, schools and colleges
Restricting attendance during the national lockdown
Critical workers who can access schools or educational settings
How to wear a face covering
Public Health Early Years’ Service (PHEYS) & Healthy Futures Calderdale (HFC) toolkit
Lockdown Mental Health: Tips for helping your child
Corona booklet for children
Everybody Worries: An online picture book for children who are worried about Coronavirus
Nosy Crow have created a free information book explaining the coronavirus to children, illustrated by Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler.
The whole world is talking about the corona virus. Schools have closed, and children are asking a lot of questions. This short film uses PLAYMOBIL to help explain in a way that children can understand what is happening right now, what we can all do to ease the situation, and why it so important to avoid contact with other children and adults.