Useful links to school information
|Please click here for the update letter sent out to families on 7th January 2021.||Click here for all our resources to support remote learning - hear some of our staff reading stories, find out about what each year group is learning, try out some art activities and send us your ideas!||Information for parents/carers about remote learning|
|Please click here for information sent out to families on 31/12/2020 regarding return to school and online learning in January 2021. School will be closed to most children.||Remote Learning Policy for Fairholme Primary School|
We endeavour to keep this page up to date with our latest information., which is linked above We are always guided by government guidelines and advice from the Department for Education and ensure we comply with this. Below is our general advice to families about Coronavirus:
Dear Parents and Carers
As reported cases of the coronavirus increase, we want to reassure you that we are following all the latest government and NHS guidelines so that we are abreast of updates at all times. Our pupils, families and staff wellbeing is our highest priority and we all need to be sensible and avoid risks, whilst ensuring we do not compromise the education of our pupils.
Please find below general information to support you.
What is the Coronavirus?
Typical symptoms of coronavirus include fever and a cough that may progress to severe pneumonia causing shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. Generally, coronavirus can cause more severe symptoms in people with weakened immune systems, older people, and those with long-term conditions like diabetes, cancer and chronic lung disease.
If you, or someone you live with, has any of these symptoms, you are expected to self-isolate your entire family for 14 days.
There are things you can do to help stop viruses like coronavirus spreading.
X do not touch your eyes, nose or mouth if your hands are not clean
What to do if you or a member of your family suspect that you may have the Coronavirus
If you are worried about your symptoms or those of your child, please call NHS 111.
Do not go directly to your GP or other healthcare environment.
Department for Education
The DfE has opened a helpline to answer questions about COVID-19 related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline as follows:
Phone: 0800 046 8687
Opening hours: 8am to 6pm
(Monday to Friday)