Coronavirus and COVID-19 Update: Department for Education coronavirus helpline The Department for Education coronavirus helpline is now available to answer questions about COVID-19 relating to education and children’s social care. Staff, parents and young people can contact this helpline as follows: Phone: 0800 046 8687 Email: DfE.coronavirushelpline@education.gov.uk Opening hours: 8am to 6pm (Monday to Friday) If…

Coronavirus_advice_for_education_settings_poster Dear Parents/Carers We are continuing to keep you updated on the Government’s response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Public Health England advises that the risk to individuals in the UK remains low. Where to find the latest information: Public Health England blog: Coronavirus – what you need to know   Official guidance says to take proportionate…

GCSE 9 to 1 grades: a brief guide for parents If you have children in year 11 taking GCSEs this year, many of their results will be reported on the new grade scale which runs from 9 (the highest grade) to 1 (the lowest grade). Here’s a brief guide to what that means. Why do…

In Economics this week, students were invited to another fantastic online taster lecture series ‘Economics in the Real World for Pre-University Students’ with Professor Abhinay Muthoo with Warwick University. Students were able to listen to superb thought and discussion on economic topics including Game Theory and behavioural economics. Some of which directly linked to content studied in year…