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Covid-19 Information - Spring 2021

Newstead Wood School are following Government guidelines and advice from Public Health England in regard to the opening of schools.

The documents below provide useful information regarding our arrangements for Teaching and Learning and school operations during this pandemic. This page will continually be updated.


Remote Learning - From January 2021

In line with national guidance, we are moving to remote learning for years 7-13. The guidance for students, parents and carers is here and our online status noticeboard is here.

Our FAQ document for parents can be accessed here. 


Continuity of Learning

As a school, we aim to ensure that teaching and learning continue as efficiently and effectively as possible in the event of a student or groups of students being unable to attend school due to Covid. Our policy and procedures during this time will help us to ensure high educational standards, in line with our school aims. They underline our commitment to learning as a partnership between students, teachers, and parents/carers.

Please click here to read our Continuity of Learning document


Reopening Plans for March 2021

Parents and carers are requested to read the information below and to note the planned changes to school routines and timings of the school day during 2020/21. Details of our return to school from 8th March 2021 are detailed in our Reopening Guide.

Covid-19 Update: Phased Return to School from 8th March - February 2021

Reopening Guide for Parents and Carers – March 2021


Risk Assessment

Our Risk Assessment can be found in the policies section of our website.


Useful Documents

NHS Stay At Home Advice (Coronavirus - Covid 19)
GOV.UK Coronavirus (COVID-19): UK government response

What parents need to know about early years providers, schools and colleges during COVID-19


The government have published the following documents:

Returning to secondary school: what parents need to know

What parents and carers need to know about early years providers, schools and colleges in the autumn term


Please do read this guide Children Returning to School – Health Information for Parents and Carers provided by NHS Bromley.


TfL have guidance which can be accessed here


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