Monthly Archives: March 2020

Supporting your child through Covid-19

The documents below have been produced by Oldham Local Authority to help parents and guardians support their children through Covid-19Click here to download:Guidance from educational psychology for parents supporting their children during COVID 19Click Here to download:Talking to children about…

Home Learning Curriculum

Dear Parent/Guardian,RE: Home Learning CurriculumAll year groups will follow a consistent home learning timetable during the school closure. Work set will include a mixture of teacher directed tasks at set times, as well as tasks to select from the optional…

Year 8 Humanities Option Forms

Humanities Option Letter(Click to download)Dear Parent/Carer,Year 8 Humanities Option I am writing to let you know that we will be starting the Year 8 options process for the next academic year. As such, your child will have to make the…

Year 11 Careers Advice

A message from Careers Advisor, Joanna Whitehead:Hello Year 11’s!I will be working from home for a while but just wanted to offer my careers support by email.I will be accessing my Newman email daily but maybe the best email going…

School Closure Update – 17.03.2020

17 March 2020Dear Parent/CarerI am writing to update you on the current situation.Yesterday, the Prime Minister set out the country’s response to the Covid-19 threat and the steps that we all must take to safeguard each other and the most…

Return to College

16 March 2020Dear Parent/CarerI wish to write to parents following what has been a difficult and unavoidable period of closure for the college. It is not lost on me that the college now faces a further threat of disruption due…

Building Update 13/03/2020

13 March 2020Dear Parent/CarerFollowing a review of the work undertaken to address the damage caused by the leaks, the college and Local Authority are still awaiting confirmation from the building owners that it is safe and represents a suitable learning…

School closure update 09-03-2020

9th March 2020Dear Parent/CarerA meeting took place this morning to update the college on being able to have all students return. Significant progress has been made in addressing the damage caused from the leaks and cleaning and safety work is…