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Appleton Academy

Coronavirus – Useful Information

We will use this page to share useful information and resources that you may find helpful in navigating the coronavirus pandemic.

Online learning resources can be found by clicking on this link: https://appletonrevision.weebly.com/ and we will share more ideas for home learning via our social media channels.

Following the announcement of a further national lockdown in England from 5 January 2021, parents who are key workers or have vulnerable children attending Appleton in any year group, including Early Years (Nursery), Primary and Secondary, and would like them to attend school during the lockdown period, can complete this form to register their child for a place in school: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=ynmZv11QmkKY4_iZ2SnuG-sp_HhL2RJMiwrkanT9gtpURVdaMllPNU9CUjZCUzA3OVlUR0lVUlI5UC4u

The Academy is currently planning for and will provide home and online learning for all other children and more details will be shared with pupils and parents during week commencing Monday 4 January 2021.

Parents may find the following link useful in understanding the measures Bradford Council will take and have taken when considering the impact of Covid-19 on the return to school: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lm_M99sFbtg&feature=youtu.be

The DfE has also released advice for parents about how and when you should book a test for your children if you are concerned about symptoms of coronavirus: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-parents-and-guardians-when-you-should-book-a-coronavirus-test-for-your-child/letter-to-parents-and-guardians-when-you-should-book-a-coronavirus-test-for-your-child

Bradford Children’s Services have provided information in a guide for parents about when children should attend school and when they should isolate: https://bso.bradford.gov.uk/news/19533-guide-for-parents-on-when-children-should-attend-school-and-when-to-isolate

Parents and children can also access further support from the Council’s South Bradford Support Hub, more details can be found by following this link: https://www.bradford.gov.uk/children-young-people-and-families/family-hubs/bradford-south-family-hub/