If you need to inform school about the results of a COVID-19 test result on an evening or weekend, please contact us at outofhours@overfieldsprimary.org.uk

Headteacher: Tracy Watson Email: overfieldsadmin@overfieldsprimary.org.uk Telephone: 01642 314548

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REOPENING INFORMATION

On this page you will find information regarding the school closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic. All our home working documents can be accessed from this page together with latest advice from the Department of Health and the Department of Education.

You can also access the information about our full return to school in September including all Health and Safety documents and information for parents.

CLICK THE GREEN MENU TO ACCESS THE INFORMATION REGARDING OUR REOPENING TO ALL PUPILS IN SEPTEMBER

29th September

We have just undertaken a review of all the risk assessments and policies regarding our safe opening following the closure of the school earlier this year. Whilst we are very happy with the operation of the school and the support we have received from staff, parents and pupils, we have made some small changes. Please click on the green menu to access these documents.

25th September

CONTACTING SCHOOL

It is more important than ever that the communication between schools and parents regarding the education of their children is quick, easily accessed and effective. The letter below contains information regarding the different ways parents can contact school together with an new ‘out of hours’ email address to inform us about the results of any Covid-19 tests on an evening or weekend. Click the image below to read.

24th September

NHS TEST AND TRACE

Please click the image below to read a letter to parents from the NHS Test and Trace Service. It contains information about what to do if you think your child has developed the symptoms of Covid-19.

10th September 2020

Please click below to read an important message from the Department of Education and Skills at Redcar and Cleveland Council regarding COVID-19 and schools. It outlines what procedures parents need to take if their child develops symptoms of Coronavirus.

Parents Leaflet

Click on the image below to open our leaflet for parents. It contains all the information about reopening arrangements for September.

Friday 17th July

Well, we have reached the last day of term and when the children of our key workers leave this afternoon the school will be closed for the summer holidays. Here is a little video from the staff to show you what we are looking forward to when we return with all our children in September.

Monday 6th July

This week’s home learning has been uploaded to the class pages.  Remember to send any work back to your teacher via the class email.

Monday 29th June

This week’s home learning has been uploaded to the class pages.  Remember to send any work back to your teacher via the class email.

Friday 26th June

On Monday, our Year 5 pupils will join those already attending in Nursery, Reception, Year 1 and Year 6; we are really looking forward to seeing them again. As we have reopened another area of school, we have made some small adjustments to our safety information. You can access the updated documents by clicking on the green menu to the right of this page.

Monday 22nd June

You can read Mrs Watson’s latest newsletter here:

Friday 19th June

On Monday 22nd June, we will welcome back pupils into our Nursery. For parents who have informed school that they wish their child to return, the important safety information they require can be found by clicking on the green menu to the right of this page. Some documents have been updated to take into account the increase in the pupil numbers attending our school.

Wednesday 17th June

Healthwatch would like to gain feedback on people’s experiences of Health and Social Care during COVID-19. If you would like to take part in their survey, please follow the link below:

REOPENING ARRANGEMENTS FOR YEAR 6, YEAR 1 AND RECEPTION

Overfields Primary School will reopen to the following pupils:

  • From Monday 8th of June to Year 6 pupils
  • From Wednesday 10th June to year 1 pupils
  • From Monday 15th June to Reception pupils

IN ALL CASES, ONLY PUPILS WHOSE PARENTS INFORMED US BEFORE HALF TERM WILL BE ABLE TO ATTEND AT THIS TIME.

The school will continue to provide daily care to the children of key workers.

If you told us that your child will be returning to school during this first phase of reopening, please click the image below to read a letter from Mrs Watson

Please click the image below to read a letter from the CEO about the reopening of all schools in the Ironstone Multi-Academy Trust.

FAMILY SUPPORT HUB

The Family Support Hub are available to support you and your children (0-5 years) during the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic.

SCHOOL NURSING SERVICE

The school nursing service is still able to support your child during the school closure.

Information for young people, families and carers on how School Nurses can help your family during the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.

Virtual drop-in for young people, families and carers during the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic

Latest guidance on hand washing from the Government.

The School Nursing Service for Redcar and Cleveland is still providing support for children and young people in the borough.

If you are looking for a child friendly resource to explain the Coronavirus and how it is affecting people’s lives at the moment, this is a brilliant book by the illustrator of the Gruffalo, Alex Scheffler.  Click the book below to read and download if required.

Covid – School Nurse Drop In Information

Info for parents about the FSM  voucher system and how to see if you are eligible

COVID 19 updated Government  information

Letter from Carl Faulkner, CEO about FSM vouchers

Letter to Parents Friday 20th March 

IAT CEO Closure letter for parents

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PARENTS

Pupils in Year 5 and Year 6 will return to school on Monday 19th October.

Please find below a letter about the wearing of face coverings while on the school site.

If  you require any further information about this matter, please contact the school office.

Letter regarding face coverings on site - October 2020