IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PARENTS
As a country,
we all need to do what we can to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus.
That is why the government has given clear guidance on self-isolation, household isolation and social distancing.
most recent scientific advice on how to further limit the spread of COVID-19 is
clear. If children can stay safely at home, they should, to limit the
chance of the virus spreading.
why the government has asked parents to keep their children at home, wherever
possible, and asked schools to remain open only for those children who
absolutely need to attend.
important to underline that schools, colleges and other educational
establishments remain safe places for children. But the fewer children
making the journey to school, and the fewer children in educational settings,
the lower the risk that the virus can spread and infect vulnerable individuals
in wider society.
are, therefore, being asked to continue to provide care for a limited number of
children – children who are vulnerable and children whose parents are critical
to the Covid-19 response and cannot be safely cared for at home.
If your work is critical to the COVID-19 response, or you
work in one of the critical sectors listed in the publication below, and you
cannot keep your child safe at home then your children will be prioritised for
This is the guidance provided for parents
If you believe you fall into one of
the above categories and you cannot keep your child safely at home then email email@example.com
by 12 noon today please. In your email please include the name and year
group of your child and evidence of the job title and employer of the/each
parent who is a ’key worker’. If only one of two parents/carers is a ‘key
worker’ then where possible Exceptional Access should not be
Children with an
Education Health Care Plan
If your child has an
Education Health Care Plan and you would like him/her to continue to attend
school, please contact us at
12pm on Friday 20th March. In your email please include the name and year group
of your child.
Once we have considered requests for Exceptional Access to School, we will be able to plan provision and contact those parents with further details.