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Covid19

Covid19

During the Covid19 pandemic information for students and parents can be found on our the website.

Covid19 Home Testing Kits

Our students will be receiving two home kits along with a booklet explaining how to take the tests at home over the next week. Click here for more information.

Students should carry out the test twice a week.

The home test days are based on the date of their last test in school.

Please see below the home testing schedule for the students.

Year Group Home testing day
Year 7 Monday & Thursday
Year 8 Monday & Thursday
Year 9 Monday & Thursday
Year 10 Monday & Thursday
Year 11 Tuesday & Friday
Year 12 Tuesday & Friday
Year 13 Tuesday & Friday

Please ensure you register the test result with https://www.gov.uk/report-covid19-result and also with the school  Rutlish Home Test Result Reporting.

If you have any further questions, please look at the FAQ on the Letters Home page.

Covid19 Testing 
Please see below a video for our students on Covid19 testing which for the majority of students will start from the 8th March. Students have been sent their date and time to attend please see out letters home page for details.

 

 

Covid19 Risk Assessment
The risk assessment has been updated following the government announcement that students can return to school from Monday 8 March 2021.

Policies
There are Covid19 addenda to the Behaviour for Learning Policy and Safeguarding & Child Protection Policy which can be found on our policies and procedures page.

  • Behaviour for Learning Coronavirus Addendum
  • Behaviour for Learning Coronavirus Addendum Remote Learning
  • Behaviour for Learning Coronavirus Addendum Uniform
  • Safeguarding & Child Protection Coronavirus Addendum
  • Student Attendance Procedure Additional Guidance Covid19

Home Learning
We have a section on the website dedicated to home learning. This includes the Remote Learning Plan, information videos for logging on to Fronter and Teams and links to the websites students may need to visit. 

Links for websites the students may be using are found here.

Mobile phone data allowance

Mobile phone providers have launched a number of initiatives over the last few months to help digital support students. This new scheme offers eligible students temporary increases on their mobile phone data allowances on some networks up to 31st July 2021.

Please click here for more information

If you would like the school to apply for this offer for your son, please complete this form,

Free BT Wi-Fi Vouchers

BT are offering schools free Wi-Fi vouchers to enable students in need to access the Internet at home, 

For more information please click here

If you would like the school to apply for a voucher, please complete and submit this form.

Letters home 
During the pandemic regular communication and information has been sent to parents which can be found on our letters page.

Wellbeing
Our wellbeing section includes information and support available both from school and externally. Information on Place2Be and their Place2Talk programme, which provides a space for students to talk about any worries or concerns, can also be found here.

Healthy Eating during lockdown.

Staff Wellbeing

Public Health England - Resources for school staff wellbeing

Merton Support