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Coronavirus Advice

Keeping children safe, help for vulnerable adults & dealing with domestic violence

School across Cumbria are working hard to support one another during the Coronavirus outbreak. I am very grateful to the Penrith Hub for sharing the link below which has lots of useful information for parents.  As it is a live link it should be automatically updated as new information is added.


Please remember to notify school via email if your child is self-isolating or is ill. Please also check your emails regularly for update information.


Work for pupils absent from school is located on the 'Children' tab drop down to 'Home Learning'.

Asthma UK.  You may find the information and guidance available helpful.


Information: cancellation of 2019/20 national curriculum assessments

The Secretary of State for Education announced yesterday, Wednesday 18 March, that the 2019/20 national curriculum assessments will not take place due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
This means the following assessments planned between April and July 2020 are cancelled:
  • end of key stage 1 and key stage 2 assessments (including tests and teacher assessment)
  • phonics screening check
  • multiplication tables check
  • science sampling tests
  • all statutory trialling 
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  • Music Mark Awards Logo
  • Green Tree School Awards Logo