Category Archive: Parents

Measles Outbreak

Message for parents/carers and guardians There are currently outbreaks of measles in several areas of the UK affecting unimmunised children and young adults, including 2 recent cases in Cumbria. There are also large outbreaks in several countries across Europe, including holiday destinations. Measles is highly infectious. It can cause serious illness and can sometimes be …

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Careers Guidance

Good careers guidance connects learning to the future. It motivates young people by giving them a clearer idea of the routes to jobs and careers that they will find engaging and rewarding. Good careers guidance widens students’ horizons, challenges stereotypes and raises aspirations. It provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to make successful …

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Consultation about change

DENOMINATIONAL TRANSPORT ASSISTANCE CONSULTATION ABOUT CHANGE At present the County Council exercises discretion to grant transport assistance to pupils who attend faith schools, meet the distance criterion (over 3 miles from home address for pupils aged eight years of age or over -2 miles for under eights), have been admitted to the school or academy …

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