Please see below information & updates on Covid-19:

Covid-19 – Update letter for Parents, Carers and Staff.

Please click here for an update letter regarding Covid-19 on 7th October 2020.

Letter for parents regarding Covid-19 Symptoms 

Public Health England have produced a letter for parents which explains when a person requires a coronavirus test and what the symptoms of coronavirus are. The intention of the letter is to help prevent children being taken out of school unnecessarily and answer some of the questions parents may have around testing.

You can view the letter here.

 

The DFE have produced guidance information for parents and carers about going back to school during the autumn term. Below are translations for this guidance.

Arabic click here.

Bengali click here.

Chinese (Simplified) click here.

Chinese Traditional click here.

French click here.

Gujrati click here.

Polish click here.

Portuguese click here.

Punjabi click here.

Romany click here.

Somali click here.

Turkish click here.

Urdu click here.

 

Please see information below on “KOOTH”, an online counselling and support service for all young people across Birmingham aged 11-25 years.

Kooth (Need to talk) 

Kooth.com is an award winning and innovative online counselling and support service which is now available to all young people across Birmingham aged 11-25 years.

It is a safe, confidential and anonymous way for young people to access emotional wellbeing and early intervention mental health support.  In 2019 – 2020 kooth.com was accessed by over 150,000 young people and is available across 85% of CCGs area.

Fully trained and qualified counsellors and emotional wellbeing practitioners are available from 12 noon until 10pm Monday-Friday and 6pm-10pm on Saturday and Sunday, 365 days per year, providing a much needed out-of-hours service for emotional support in an accessible way. Kooth.com also offers articles, forum and self-help 24/7.

Watch video and/or join here:

Kooth

Kooth Sign Up

www.kooth.com

Please click here to see Tier 1 letter for Students & Staff regarding face masks, to be worn from Tuesday 15th September 2020.

Please click here for Tier 1, Covid-19 precautions.

Please click here for “Students Welcome Back” letter September 2020.

Please click here for information for parents on how to cope during these uncertain times.

Please click here for adjustments made at Erdington Academy with regards to Covid-19, in line with government guidance.

Please click here to see the risk assessment completed by the school, following the Covid-19 pandemic.