Covid-19 News

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Parent Letter – Back to School August 24th 2020

Dear Parent/Guardian, Welcome to what is going to be your child's first experience of Froebel House School and hopefully a positive one! We understand what a huge milestone starting school is for you and your child and although things are different this year, we want to ensure that you feel welcome, informed and as ready as possible for the start of the new academic year. As I’m sure you can appreciate all children starting in September are doing so under unprecedented circumstances. Fortunately, the school is operating in the much same way as it way it did prior to the [...]

Parent Letter – June 19th 2020

Dear Parent/Guardian, I hope this email finds you and your families well. As we approach the end of another successful week of teaching I wanted to touch base to politely remind the community of our weekly timings to ensure we can continue to successfully educate our children and the way forward regrading the schedule and our September start. PE Class Timings:   Please note your childs correct PE time listed below, all children must wear the correct PE uniform to ensure their participation in the class.   Reception Year 1 Year2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5 Year 6  Monday [...]

Parent Letter – 5th June 2020

Dear Parents/Guardians, On behalf of Froebel House and its staff, I wanted to extend our gratitude for your cooperation and partnership in helping the school get up and running after such a long time closed. Thankfully, this last week has gone well, despite a new schedule and the pressure on the community as a whole. The positive ‘can do’ attitude, demonstrated by all, has enabled us to reach the end of the week with great success. Thank you. I would hasten to add, I am very much aware the timings are not always conducive to pick-ups, with siblings split and [...]

Parent Letter – June 1st 2020

Dear Parent/Guardian, I hope this email finds you and your family well and continuing to cope with these most unusual of times. In light of the Prime Ministers latest address at the weekend and with widespread media speculation that the first week of June will see the return of some groups to school, I felt it important to clarify the school’s position regarding when we will open to the wider community and not just for children of key workers. At this moment in time the school’s position is the following: • If schools are given the go ahead by the [...]

Parent Letter – May 22nd 2020

Dear Parent/Guardian, I hope this email finds you and your families well. As we approach the end of another successful week of teaching, I wanted to touch base to politely remind the community of our weekly timings to ensure we minimise risks and educate our children as safely as we possibly can. To date, the way in which the community has managed the adjustments to the schedule and its knock-on effects, has been admirable, and all the more reason for everybody to remain vigilant at all times to ensure our continued success. I must also emphasise that any child exhibiting [...]

Parent Letter – April 19th 2020

Dear Parent/Guardian, First and foremost, I sincerely hope all members of the Froebel community are keeping well during these most challenging of times. I would like to take this opportunity to thank the many parents I have recently spoken with for their positive approach to the way in which the community has collectively adjusted to this difficult and challenging way of learning. It was good to receive positive feedback as well as some helpful suggestions. Thank you. As I have written previously and as per government guidelines, schools who can, must remain open to support key workers. As from Monday [...]