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Havelock Academy

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  • Monday 11 January 2021 Parental and student support Below are some resources that parents and students can access and download for mental health, wellbeing and online safety.
  • Wednesday 6 January 2021 Updates for Parents, Carers and Students (06/01/2021) We have sent via. the MCAS app some updates for parents/carers and students today. To access these click the relevant letter below:
  • Monday 4 January 2021 Update for Parents/Carers (04/01/2021) We are sure that you will have seen the government announcement about school closures.  Whilst Havelock will be closed from tomorrow for the majority of pupils, our provision for children of critical worker parents who are at work (around shift patterns as appropriate) and those children in vulnerable groups will still be able to attend in person as planned and we will see those who have already registered with us to attend at 8.30am tomorrow.  
  • Thursday 31 December 2020 Letter to Parents/Carers (31/12/2020)
  • Tuesday 22 December 2020 Remote Learning - Jan/Feb 2021 Year 7 to 10 students should access a timetable of live lessons via. the links below between Tuesday 5th and Friday 8th January at the times stated on the timetable (published below). Students should also have work set by teachers on the Student Portal. 
  • Tuesday 22 December 2020 Letter to Parents/Carers (22/12/2020) Dear parent/carer, 
  • Saturday 19 December 2020 Principal's Community Christmas message On Monday 21st December 2020 at 2.15pm, our Principal will be presenting a live Community Christmas message to students, parents, carers, staff and the community.
  • Wednesday 16 December 2020 Fri 18th/Mon 21st December - Remote Learning As previously circulated to all students, parents and carers, both Friday 18th December and Monday 21st December will require students to work at home and access remote 'live' lessons using their academy email address and password.
  • Monday 14 December 2020 Academy closure (Monday 14th December 2020) Unfortunately our boilers have faulted again leaving us with no heating or hot water so Havelock Academy will be closed today (Mon. 14th December) to allow us to fix the problem.
  • Wednesday 9 December 2020 End of Term Update 9th December 2020Dear parents and carers,End of Term Arrangements for Christmas 2020I am writing to you to update you on our arrangements for the end of this term. Unfortunately, due to current restrictions, we are unable to hold our usual House Shout Inter House Singing Competition or our end of term Christmas Concert. We are, however, delighted that we are still able to hold our Christmas fundraising “Santa Run” – this time in year group bubbles during the afternoon of Thursday 17th December. We will also be holding a “Christmas Jumper” event on this day to raise money for our DRET Inspiration Fund where students can pay a suggested donation of £1 to wear a Christmas Jumper for the day. We are looking forward to this event and have already shared further details via a separate letter regarding sponsorship for students wishing to take part in the Santa Run.In light of the current climate and following recent government announcements about the end of
  • Tuesday 10 November 2020 FAO Year 9 Parents/Carers (10/11/2020) We can confirm that a Year 9 student at Havelock Academy has tested positive for Covid-19. Following guidance from the Department for Education and Public Health England, we will be isolating all students who have been in close contact with the student concerned, with letters going out to relevant Year 9 families.   Now that we have identified those who have been in close contact, we are able to welcome back the rest of the year group and unless you have received a letter requesting that your child isolates, then your child should return to the academy on Wednesday 11th November 2020. Year 9 students who are isolating will have work set for them online on the student portal. Year 9 who are isolating will return to the academy on Monday 23rd November. 
  • Monday 26 October 2020 Update for Parents and Carers (26/10/2020) We can confirm that a Year 10 student at Havelock Academy has tested positive for Covid-19. Following guidance from the Department for Education and Public Health England, their entire year group are now self-isolating. A letter has been sent to Year 10 families via MCAS and email.  Year 10 students can return to the academy on Wednesday 4th November.*  This is a precautionary measure as it is difficult to trace all bubble contacts due to the school being closed for half-term.  
  • Monday 19 October 2020 Letter to Parents and Carers (19/10/2020) 19th October 2020Advice to All Parents - Single caseDear Parents and Carers,We have been made aware of a member of our school community who has tested positive for COVID 19. The person has been isolating at home for the last week so has not been in contact with anyone in the academy during this time. We know that you may find this concerning but we are continuing to monitor the situation and are working closely with Public Health England at every stage. This letter is to inform you of the current situation and provide advice on how to support your child. Please be reassured that for most people, coronavirus (COVID-19) will be a mild illness. The school remains open and your child should continue to attend as normal if they remain well.What to do if your child develops symptoms of COVID 19If your child develops symptoms of COVID-19, they must not come to school and should remain at home for at least 10 days from the date when their symptoms appeared. Anyone with symptoms will be eligibl
  • Monday 28 September 2020 Letter from NHS Test and Trace
  • Wednesday 2 September 2020 Message to Parents and Carers (02/09/2020) We are looking forward to welcoming back students over the coming days: Y7 Thursday onwards; Y11, 12, 13 Friday onwards; Y8, 9, 10 Monday onwards.  Please see our website for further details.
  • Wednesday 26 August 2020 Letter to Parents/Carers (26/08/2020) 26 August 2020
  • Friday 17 July 2020 Student Calculators From September, all students will require a scientific calculator as part of their academy equipment. The required calculator is the Casio FX-83GTX. These usually retail between £15 and £20. 
  • Wednesday 15 July 2020 Arrangements for Results Days 2020 Surnames starting with letters
  • Tuesday 7 July 2020 Letter to Parents/Carers (07/07/2020) Dear parents, carers, and guardians,
  • Tuesday 30 June 2020 Survey for families Survey for famillies
  • Friday 26 June 2020 Y8 Immunisation programme update
  • Wednesday 24 June 2020 Letter to Parents/Carers (24/06/2020)
  • Friday 12 June 2020 Letter to Parents (12/06/2020)
  • Tuesday 5 May 2020 Compass Talking Matters
  • Monday 20 April 2020 Letter to Parents (20/04/2020)
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