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  • Vaccinations for Children aged 12-15

    Published 22/09/21
    Dear Parents and Secondary Students, As you are aware, this autumn all young people aged 12 to 15 years are being offered the first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.  As with other vaccines, the delivery will be led by the School Aged Immu
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  • Communicating arrangements for the start of the autumn term at Brooke Weston Trust schools.

    Published 12/07/21

    Communicating arrangements for the start of the autumn term at Brooke Weston Trust schools.

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  • Student guide to awarding: summer 2021

    Published 19/05/21
    Ofqual have published a guide for students on how GCSEs, A levels, vocational and technical qualifications will be graded and awarded in summer 2021. Follow this link to access. 
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  • Letter to parents - next stage of Government roadmap (17th May)

    Published 14/05/21

    Next stage of Government roadmap (17th May)

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  • Safeguarding update: Sexual abuse in education settings

    Published 06/04/21

    Safeguarding update: Sexual abuse in education settings

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  • Face coverings in schools

    Published 26/08/20

    Brooke Weston Trust update on face coverings in schools.

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  • Coronavirus Covid-19 BWT Statement Regarding School Closure Announcement - 18 March

    Published 18/03/20
    Following the government’s latest announcement, the situation regarding the opening of schools has changed. Please visit www.brookewestontrust.org/coronavirus for full details.
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  • Corby Technical School and Brooke Weston Academy Sixth Form Collaboration

    Published 03/04/20
    Dear colleagues, students, parents/carers, Earlier this academic year we held a public consultation on our proposal to close the sixth form at Corby Technical School (CTS) and expand the one at Brooke Weston Academy (BWA) by educating students acr
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  • Coronavirus Covid-19 CEO update for parents and carers - March 18th 2020

    Published 18/03/20

    Letter from the Brooke Weston Trust CEO for parents and carers.

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  • Coronavirus Covid-19 update for parents and carers - March 17th 2020

    Published 17/03/20
    Dear Parents and Carers Yesterday (March 16th 2020) the government reviewed its response to the Covid-19 virus and introduced a series of significant measures to achieve greater social distancing, reduce all but essential travel and protect the mo
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  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

    Published 25/02/20

    12 March 2020

    Brooke Weston Trust schools are monitoring the current situation regarding Covid-19 contingency planning carefully and seeking advice from relevant authorities.

    Further information will be published tomorrow in light of any decisions taken by Government this afternoon. All further communications will be published via our school websites.

     

    5 March 2020

    Dear Parents/Carers,

    We continue to monitor and follow the advice of Public Health England in relation to the COVID-19 virus. Personal hygiene continues to be promoted as the most important way we can tackle COVID-19, especially washing hands more. We will continue to promote this in school. Please can you discuss the importance of this with your child at home to encourage thorough and frequent hand washing to help prevent the spread of all respiratory viruses.

    There are general principles anyone can follow to help prevent the spread of respiratory viruses, including:

    • Washing your hands often - with soap and water, or use alcohol sanitiser if handwashing facilities are not available. This is particularly important after taking public transport.
    • Covering your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throwing the tissue in a bin. See Catch it, Bin it, Kill it
    • Pupils, students, staff and visitors should wash their hands:
      • before leaving home
      • on arrival at school
      • after using the toilet
      • at breaks and after sporting activities
      • before food preparation
      • before eating any food, including snacks
      • before leaving school
    • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands

    Thank you for continuing to work with us to safeguard the health of our communities.

     

    26 February 2020

    Dear Parents/Carers,

    Please be reassured that our school is following the guidance set out by Public Health England (PHE) regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19). We strongly recommend that all parents/carers and students familiarise themselves with the guidance. We have instructed all our staff to do likewise. Our aim is that all members of our school communities are well informed and aware how to slow the spread of germs.

    The government stance remains that you should not be unduly worried about the possibility of your children catching Coronavirus. There is no reason why your children should not continue to attend their school as normal. However we would particularly urge you to read the Government advice regarding travellers returning to the UK.

    Latest Public Health England Guidance

    The latest guidance from Public Health England can be accessed through this link (click here).

    Latest NHS information

    The latest NHS information about how you can reduce the possible spread of infection can be found below, please check regularly for updates:

    https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

    Brooke Weston Trust will continue to monitor the situation and communicate any further advice that is released to schools. We understand you may have questions or concerns at this time, so please do not hesitate to contact us if you wish. Thank you for working with us to safeguard the health of our communities.

    Best wishes

    Angela Reynolds, Principal

     

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  • Brooke Weston Academy and Corby Technical School 6th Form Consultation

    Published 08/01/20

    Further to the correspondence sent to you on 11th November 2019 regarding the Admissions consultation for 2021, this consultation has now closed.

    You can view a summary of the Trust response in the letter below.

    If you have any further questions or queries regarding this staff from both Corby Technical School and Brooke Weston Academy will be available to answer any questions on the following dates and times:

    • Monday 20th January  - 5.15pm to 6.00pm - Brooke Weston Academy
    • Tuesday 21st January - 5.15pm to 6.00pm - Corby Technical School

    All parents are welcome to attend either of these sessions.  Please note there will be no formal presentation.

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