CO-VID 19 Updates & faqs
In on-going response to the CO-VID 19 pandemic, Wyvil Primary School is currently partially open. Please see below for further information regarding the current status of the school and please continue to check back here for regular updates.
In addition to the eligible year groups, the Wyvil Hub is also open for children from Years 2 - 6.
Attendance at the Wyvil Hub is only for children:
-from vulnerable families -whose parents are Covid-19 critical workers -with an Education, Health and Care Plan
If you a Wyvil parent, your child cannot be cared for at home and you believe to fulfil one of the above criteria and therefore require a place at the Wyvil Hub, please contact the school office with your request: firstname.lastname@example.org
DFE & Government Guidance
Since the government advised partial closure of all schools on 18th March 2020, we have continued to closely follow all advice issued by the government as well as considered guidance issued by the Department for Education.
All such guidance can be found below:
- General government guidance for schools and other educational settings - Guidance to educational settings about COVID-19
Overarching guidance for educational settings
- UPDATE: Preparing for the wider opening of schools from 1 June (Updated 15th June 2020)
COVID-19 infection prevention and control
Supporting vulnerable children and young people
Copies of letters home regarding the CO-VID 19 pandemic can be found below:
Return to School
The government announced a phased return to school for identified year groups from Monday 1st June 2020. Wyvil have successfully welcomed children from Nursery, Reception, Year 1 & Year 6 back into school since Tuesday 2nd June .
Information about what the return to school looks like for children has been communicated to parents and carers - see copies of letters above for more information.
We will continue to keep you updated regarding wider re-opening in due course.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the scientific evidence that suggests that schools are safe to open?
CLICK HERE to read the scientific guidance that the government used to inform their decision-making (15 May 2020).
A further list of frequently asked questions can be accessed here:
CLICK HERE for single case letter 19th October 2020
CLICK HERE for close contact letter 19th October 2020