Coronavirus – Updates

 

Dear Parents / Carers / School Community,

Please see below for a list of updates and useful information, as we move through this global pandemic.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

J. McDonald

Headteacher

 

 

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  • 01/06/20 – Letter from HeadteacherDear Parents / Carers,Re: School Re-Opening Update

    New Heights School – Mill Road will be opening onsite provision for some students w/b 08 June 2020. In line with Department for Education guidance, we will be providing onsite provision for children of key worker parents / carers and those deemed vulnerable and those children in Year 6 and encouraging them to attend. Parents / carers of these cohorts will be contacted directly by school w/ 01 June 2020.

    New Heights School – Fazakerley will be opening onsite provision for some students w/b 08 June 2020. In line with Department for Education guidance, we will be providing onsite provision for children of key worker parents / carers and those deemed vulnerable and encouraging them to attend. Parents / carers of these cohorts will be contacted directly by school w/ 01 June 2020.

     

    Thank you again for your continued support, and we will be in touch with more information when we can.

     

    Yours sincerely,

     

    J. McDonald

    Heateacher

 

 

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Safeguarding

Any child who is concerned that they are at risk of harm during this period of closure should email safeguarding@newheights.liverpool.sch.uk to alert a member of staff of their concern. If they have no access to email, they should phone either Childline on:

 

  • 0800 1111

 

or Liverpool Children’s Services

 

  • 0151 233 3700

 

Our safeguarding policy has been amended to reflect recent guidance from the government.  The annex created to reflect these changes can be accessed below:

 

 

Merseyside Police are keen to ensure young people are protected from potential child criminal exploitation.  The resources below provide excellent guidance and information for young people and parents on this important subject:

 

 

 

Coronavirus Advice

The spread of the virus is most easily avoided through good hygiene.  Regular and effective handwashing or the use of hand sanitiser will limit the spread of any infection see this video.

If you have any concerns about yours or your child’s health, please follow the NHS advice that can be found here.

Please be assured that the health and wellbeing of pupils, staff, parents and carers is our main concern and we will update this page as and when further information becomes available to us.