Home Learning Activities 25th March 2020.

We now have a dedicated page for Home Learning Activities on the Website.  This will be updated regularly.  Please let us know if you have found something useful which other families may enjoy doing at home.  Click the link below! Home Learning

Front line Workers and Most Vulnerable

Following the latest Government guidance issued last night, myself and the Governors have reached the decision that Highfield School will only remain open to pupils whose parents are front line workers and those who are identified as the most vulnerable. (We will be contacting to confirm by text if this includes your child). I am […]

22nd March UPDATE from Head teacher

Tomorrow Highfield will be open and we will welcome the pupils who have to come to school . There will be 45 staff in school to ensure we can run safely, for the students who confirmed on Friday that they would be attending. As the health crisis worsens we ask that you follow the government […]

School Notice Friday 20th March

The Government Guidance is that all pupils with an EHCP should still be able to come to school. Therefore Highfield School remains open. Some families may be choosing to keep their children at home for reasons outlined below. As a school we need to keep a record of which families are social distancing for 12 […]

COVID-19 update Wednesday 18th March 2020

To ensure we are doing our best to keep our students and staff safe and healthy, we have made the decision to cancel all non-essential meetings in school and we will not be attending meetings outside of school.  If you are due to come into school for a meeting please contact reception by phone for […]

COVID-19 update Tuesday 17th March 2020

We understand that many parents and carers are very concerned regarding the current health situation. School continue to follow Government and LA guidance and will remain open for students who are not displaying symptoms and have no family family members with symptoms. Parents and carers have the right to withdraw their child from school at […]

Tuesday 17th March Covid-19 Update

This morning a staff member has notified us that overight they have developed a persistent cough and temperature. We have notified the families in the class where the staff member works. We have a number of staff who are now in self-isolation due to the new Government guidance that if a family member has a […]

Monday 16th March (Evening) Covid-19 update

Following the most recent briefing from the Government we would like to reaffirm our stance that if any family member is displaying any signs of a cough or temperature that students stay away from school and self-isolate with the family for 14 days. This is a change from the seven days that we shared on […]

Monday 16/03/20 – School Covid-19 Update

As a school we have taken the decision to ask that if in your family home anyone has a cough or temperature that your child stays at home for 7 days. Please stay in contact with school to keep us updated about your families well-being. In our school we have many vulnerable students with underlying […]