We’re pleased to announce another year of price freezes, early-bird discounts and the introduction of streamlined academic year contracts for academies. Plus a quick guide to online purchasing.
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After School Music School at Willowbrook Primary!
NEW! After School Music School at Willowbrook Primary E10
A brand new after school music school started recently in the borough taking place every Thursday from 4 - 6pm. At this after school club pupils will experience the joy of making music with others, as soon as they start learning an instrument. As well as instrumental music groups, there’ll be choir rehearsals and a fun ‘Music Club’ where pupils can join to develop a broader range of musical skills to support their progress.
The cost of the music school is £31 per 10 week term (£15.50 for families on a low income). At this after school club pupils will experience the joy of making music with others, as soon
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Update! Governors’ briefing date change to the 28 October from the 9 October
The Governors’ Briefing, originally planned for the 9 October has now been changed to the 28 October.
It will take place on Monday 28 October from 18:30 - 20:00 at the Waltham Forest Town Hall (CC / Council Chambers).
To book your place visit the event page or for more information contact the Governor Services team.
‘Opportunities to Flourish’ Fair in October 2019!
The Careers Service will be holding an ‘Opportunities to Flourish’ Fair on Tuesday 15 October 2019, from 1.30pm to 5.00pm in the Walthamstow Assembly Hall.
All secondary schools are invited to bring students from years 10 to 13 where they will be able to speak to employers and providers about life in the workplace and find opportunities to match their interests. Exhibitors will offer apprenticeships, traineeships, voluntary opportunities and jobs in a range of sectors.
This forms part of the council’s commitment to promote meaningful opportunities and improve life chances of local young people.
The event will also support schools meet their statutory duty to secure independent careers guidance and provide opportunities for their students to receive information from a range of technical education and apprenticeship providers. To find more information on careers guidance in schools visit our page on The Hub.
Urgent! Hot Weather Guidance for Schools
Download our Hot Weather Guidance from the Health and Safety team! The document includes advice and a Hot Weather Checklist covering;
1. General arrangements for identifying staff/pupils with special needs
2. Outdoors Activities
3. Indoors Activities
4. Emergency Action if heat stress or heat exhaustion is suspected
Once completed the checklist can be referred to within your risk assessments to demonstrate the control measures adopted to manage the risks associated with hot weather.
If you have any queries regarding the completion of this Risk Assessment and require advice please contact the Health and Safety Team