Coronavirus

St Barnabas has been open for the children of key workers and for vulnerable children from 23 March  through both Easter and May half term holidays.  The school is opening from 1 June to larger numbers of children in a controlled and phased manner.

 

Please see below for detailed letters regarding opening, and for the latest guidance.

Letter regarding wider opening.

 

Reception confirmation of opening letter.

 

Key worker letter.

 

Year 2 letter

 

Behaviour Agreement for Children

 

Department for Education guidance is below

 

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/what-parents-and-carers-need-to-know-about-early-years-providers-schools-and-colleges-during-the-coronavirus-covid-19-outbreak

 

 https://www.gov.uk/government/news/government-launches-nhs-test-and-trace-service

 

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-for-contacts-of-people-with-possible-or-confirmed-coronavirus-covid-19-infection-who-do-not-live-with-the-person

 

https://extranet.dft.gov.uk/safer-transport-campaign/schools/

 

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/actions-for-educational-and-childcare-settings-to-prepare-for-wider-opening-from-1-june-2020

 

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-implementing-protective-measures-in-education-and-childcare-settings

 

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/preparing-for-the-wider-opening-of-schools-from-1-june/planning-guide-for-primary-schools

 

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers

 

Department for Education coronavirus helpline

The Department for Education coronavirus helpline is available to answer questions about COVID-19 relating to education and children’s social care. Staff, parents and young people can contact this helpline as follows:

Phone: 0800 046 8687

Opening hours:

8am to 6pm – Monday to Friday
10am to 4pm – Saturday and Sunday