The Government is currently making arrangements for students who are entitled to a free school meal and who take this up. We expect these plans to be finalised during next week and we will post [...]
https://www.education-ni.gov.uk/news/letter-minister-education-education-sector We are monitoring the situation closely and will communicate in regard to Year 11 as soon as possible.
Please see letter to parents/carers regarding Confirmation of critical worker status dated Friday 20th March 2020 here: https://astreanetherwood.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Key-Worker-Letter-updated-with-link-20.03.20-1.pdf A response as soon as possible would be appreciated.
Please see letter to parents/carers regarding key workers and vulnerable children dated Friday 20th March 2020 here.
Meetings have been held today with the Trust and Barnsley Local Authority following the announcement made yesterday regarding the closure of schools. Further information will be sent out tomorrow with details regarding how students can [...]
The Secretary of State made an announcement to the House of Commons at 5.15pm this afternoon stating that schools will close to most students at the end of Friday. I am now attempting to interpret [...]
Until sourcing ingredients becomes easier all practical/cooking lessons in year 7,8 and 9 will be postponed with immediate effect. Thank you for your support and we will keep you updated.