Newsflash

Please phone school on 01282 882150 before 8.30am if your child is going to be absent.
School closes for the Summer Holidays at 12.00 noon on Friday 16th July 2021.
Autumn Term 2021: Pupils to return to school on Thursday 2nd September 2021
Uniform checks will be taking place for all pupils.

If you need advice urgently please contact:

Phone school on 01282 882150
Phone the school mobile: 07379 241 143
Email school on: enquiries@theheightsburnley.com

COVID-19 Links for Latest Information:

GOVERNMENT UPDATES
https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

SCHOOL GUIDANCE
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-educational-settings-about-covid-19

TRAVEL ADVICE
https://www.gov.uk/guidance/travel-advice-novel-coronavirus

SUMMER EXAMS 2020 LATEST
https://www.gov.uk/government/news/updated-statement-on-coronavirus

SCHOOL INFORMATION

At The Heights, we are following the latest advice regarding COVID-19.There are general principles pupils can follow to help prevent the spread of respiratory viruses within school, including:

  • washing your hands often – with soap and water. This is particularly important after taking public transport
  • covering your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throwing the tissue in a bin.
  • pupils who feel unwell with symptoms such as cough, difficulty in breathing, fever should stay at home and should not attend school.
  • pupils, students, staff and visitors should wash their hands:
    • before leaving home
    • on arrival at school
    • after using the toilet
    • after breaks and sporting activities
    • before food preparation
    • before eating any food, including snacks
    • before leaving school
  • avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands
  • avoid close contact with people who are unwell
  • clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces
  • if you are worried about your symptoms or those of a child or colleague, please call NHS 111. Do not go directly to your GP or other healthcare environment
  • see further information on the Public Health England Blog and the NHS UK website.