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Lockdown 3 - Update for Parents and Carers

Dear Parents and Carers I do hope you and your loved ones are all well. In Sir Ken’s absence, as he recovers from his operation, I wanted to share an update with you as we complete our second week of Lockdown 3. Please take a few minutes to go through this, as it may also address any concerns or questions you have. Thank you. Attendance The school remains open to Key Worker and Vulnerable Children, but we urge you to only send your child into school if you are unable to keep them at home. Of course, the children absolutely belong in school, but we must address the reality of how infectious the new varia...

15 / 01 / 2021

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COVID-19 Quick Update 2 SQ

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Coronavirus Mass Testing Programme

We would like to announce that we have now set up our Coronavirus Mass Testing Programme for the staff and students at Harton. This started today with the testing of many of our staff. We would like to formally thank the army for their help and support in ensuring the school’s testing centre is fit for purpose. We are one of very few schools to have been visited by the army and are delighted to have been given the green light! Weekly testing of staff will continue next week, and our key worker and vulnerable children will also be tested. Many thanks to so many of our wonderful staff who have kindly volunteered to enable mass testing to t...

15 / 01 / 2021

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Free School Meals Voucher Reintroduction

Dear Parents and Carers I hope you and your loved ones are well. We can now advise you that, as expected, the government has finally re-introduced its voucher scheme for students who are entitled to free school meals (FSM). We are working hard to ensure the vouchers get to you by Friday 15 January. They will total £15 per child per week. These vouchers are being back-dated to 4 January 2021. The first voucher you will receive will be for the two-week period 4-15 January 2021. After this week, you will continue to receive regular FSM vouchers, which can be used in a supermarket of your choice, which you select from...

14 / 01 / 2021

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Urgent mobile data offer

Harton Academy COVID-19 ICT Support Urgent mobile data offer: Dear Parent/Guardian To help students who rely on mobile phones for their school work but don’t have access to a fixed broadband connection, the Department for Education have offered to increase mobile data allowances. To find out more about the scheme and who can apply, click this link: Mobile Data Offer. Please click this link: Application form to complete an online form giving details of the mobile phone ac...

12 / 01 / 2021

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Mobile Data Allowance Scheme

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Home Learning Resources

It is more important than ever at this time that students in all year groups complete all home/remote learning set by their teachers. At Harton our learners now have one central point to go to find the work set or the instructions they need to follow. The platform we use is our VLE, provided by Frog Education. Instruction videos showing students how to access the VLE (and their school emails) outside of school and how to use it effectively can be found below this information box. Staff have been instructed to provide activities for all timetabled lessons. Some may take more than an hour and some less. As such, work may not ...

08 / 01 / 2021

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