School Closure

Key information provided below to support your child's learning

Home Learning Resources


The information contained in these packs will be sent to your home.

Useful Email Addresses

Useful Telephone Numbers

Reception - 01254 819500 (Reception number is covered by staff from 8:30am - 12:30pm daily)

Attendance - 01254 819526

Childline - 0800 1111

The Wish Centre - 01254 260465

Kooth (Free online counselling and support) -

IT Services

01254 819566

(Please contact our ITDS servicedesk if your child needs help logging into any of our learning portals)

Online Learning Portals - Click on the links below to view each site


If you have a safeguarding concern about a child, then please contact our Designated Safeguarding Lead,  David Cane at or our Deputy Safeguarding Lead, Rachel Lewis at


If you are concerned about any online activity in regards to a child or if your child has been contacted by someone who is unknown to them please contact either of the above and also seek advice from


Please also note the contact details for Childline in the useful numbers list above as well as Kooth, which is a free, online counselling service that any child can access if they are anxious or worried.

Useful Resources


Please see our online safety advice for parents here.

The Bridge Business Centre Closure

Unfortunately we have had to temporarily close the Bridge business centre as a result of the school closure and in line with Government guidance to reduce the spread of COVID 19. The academy has to limit the number of essential people in the school to protect the children of keyworkers and other local children who still need to attend school. We did try to find members who requested help alternative options to work from, but unfortunately weren’t successful.


Members will not be asked to pay any membership fees during the closure and we will contact members as soon as we know that we are able to open the facility again.


How to access your masterclass video guide


Maths Masterclasses – every Wednesday


6th May, 3-4pm

Solving Equations 1: Linear & Inequalities

13th May, 3-4pm

Solving Equations 2: Quadratics & Simultaneous

20th May, 3-4pm

Shape 1: Area, Perimeter & Volume

3rd June, 3-4pm

Shape 2: Pythagoras & Trigonometry


English Masterclasses – every Thursday

7th May, 3-4pm

Question 5 – maximising A06 marks - vocabulary

14th May, 3-4pm

Question 5 – maximising A06 marks - sentencing

21st May, 3-4pm

Paper 1, question 4 – evaluation and methods

4th June, 3-4pm

Paper 1, question 4 – writing an exemplar answer

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