CYBER FRAUD – BEWARE

Important message – Cyber Fraud We have received information from the Department for Education that some parents have received an email asking for bank details to help with free school meals, as well as bogus “on the spot fines”. We can confirm that this is a scam. We would never ask for your bank details in this way.  If you …

WEDUC and Coronavirus

All parents and carers should make sure that they have downloaded and logged into WEDUC to enable them to stay up to date with the latest developments relating to the Corona Virus. Changes that affect students, parents and carers, including any reduction in the school day, partial or full closures will be announced on WEDUC. These are difficult times and …

Annual reviews

Every child at Maplewell has an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP). It is a legal requirement for this EHCP to be reviewed every year. Your child’s annual review meeting is their most important meeting of the school year. Annual reviews help us to track your child’s progress towards adulthood; it helps us to know where you and your child …

Is your child ready to be left home alone?

As children grow up, it is normal for them to spend some time at home without adult supervision. But as a parent or carer, how do you decide when they are ready to be left alone? And how do you make sure they are safe? The NSPCC have produced a handy guide for parents and you can download it here.

Is your child ready to go out alone?

Working together, our aim is to prepare all students for adulthood. This means helping them to become as independent as possible. One step towards that independence is for students to be able to go out into the community without an adult. However, how do you as a parent or carer decide when they are ready for that? The NSPCC have …

Parents and Carers: Making appointments to talk to staff

The continued success of our school community is based on a commitment to ensuring the best possible outcomes for all our children. We recognise the importance of working in partnership with parents and carers in order to achieve this, and endeavour to foster positive relationships which are based on trust and mutual respect. Parents and carers  however should not come …

NEW Communication Platform

Please click HERE to see a letter about our School’s new communication platform coming out soon for all parents/carers. NB – login details will be sent out shortly…