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Take a look at our COVID Time Capsule page for suggestions on creating a record of the historic time we are living through.

Latest Information from School


End of year letter from Mrs Johnson

Information from the Communication and Autism Team (Access to Education) – guidance, support and resources for before, during and after your child’s return to their school/ setting, after the Covid-19 lockdown. Click here.

During the nationwide pandemic we have been in awe of the number of students who have volunteered, supported with food banks, home-schooled younger siblings, walked the neighbour’s dog, learned to cook, baked weekly to cheer up family members… the list is endless. In our local community they are trying to extend doing exactly this throughout the summer holidays. Check out the link here to see what you can get involved with during the summer holidays.

Behaviour Policy Addendum COVID-19
Safeguarding Policy Addendum COVID-19
Academy Trust Privacy Notice Parent 2020
Academy Trust Privacy Notice Pupil 2020
Academy Trust Privacy Notice Staff 2020

Camp Hill Girls’ Chronicle
11th Edition – Friday 17th July
10th Edition – Friday 10th July
9th Edition – Friday 3rd July
8th Edition – Friday 26th June
7th Edition – Friday 19th June
6th Edition – Friday 12th June
5th Edition – Friday 22nd May
4th Edition – Thursday 14th May
3rd Edition – Thursday 7th May
2nd Edition – Thursday 30th April
1st Edition – Friday 24th April

Ofqual grading process for 2020
Ofqual have published a short film to help everyone understand the grading process for 2020.
Grading in 2020 – information for students – Tuesday 14th April

A summary of the Ofqual grading advice:
Exam Graphic April 20

Useful links and support for families


Children’s society
With the current school closure guidelines in place you will be spending more time with family, carers or friends and this may create difficult situations, especially for those coping with family problems.

Mental Health & support links
The tips and advice here are things you can do now to help you keep on top of your mental wellbeing and cope with how you may feel. Make sure you get further support if you feel you need it.

Kooth Activities Brochure – suggestions and links for activities to enhance your emotional health and wellbeing.

This leaflet provides useful contact numbers if you should ever need them:
MH Support

Pause Mental Health Service:
Pause-Post

Birmingham Educational Psychology Service Helpline for Parents & Carers
NHS mental wellbeing page
https://youngminds.org.uk/
https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/for-children-and-young-people/
https://www.childline.org.uk/

SEND
Birmingham City Council – information & advice for SEND families
Communication and Autism Help
Learning Difficulties Help
Physical Difficulties Support Service Help
Sensory Support Help

There is also information for parents on the Local Offer Website.

Government response to SEND Agenda during Covid-19 school closure – letter dated 24th March 2020: click here

Birmingham Foodbanks
https://birminghamcentral.foodbank.org.uk/

Staying Safe
For online safety tips, please see our Online Safety page.

Bogus Callers – letter from West Midlands Police.

Support During COVID
Birmingham COVID-19 Early Help
NSPCC
School Nursing Service

Other Support Information
SALT advice line (Speech and Language Therapy)
Spurgeons Young Carers Leaflet

Department for Education Coronavirus helpline


The Department for Education has launched a new helpline to answer questions about COVID-19 related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline as follows:

DfE Helpline

Where to find the latest information


Updates on COVID-19:
https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Guidance for educational settings:
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-educational-settings-about-covid-19/guidance-to-educational-settings-about-covid-19

Travel advice for those travelling and living overseas:
https://www.gov.uk/guidance/travel-advice-novel-coronavirus

Latest Department for Education information:
https://twitter.com/educationgovuk
https://www.facebook.com/educationgovuk/

The situation may change rapidly, so we will endeavour to post further information here as we receive it:
The Schools of King Edward VI – Coronavirus Update
Advice sheet – home isolation – GOV
King Edward’s Foundation Corona Virus Advice

Previous Communications
Letter to Faith Groups – Eid 2020
Guidance for Eid 2020 during COVID19
Letter from Mrs Johnson – Tuesday 28th April
Letter from Mrs Johnson – Monday 27th April
Parent letter from Mrs L Johnson – Monday 6th April
Ofqual Letter to students – Summer 2020 grading – Monday 6th April
Ofqual Summer 2020 grades guidance for teachers, students and parents – Monday 6th April
Letter to parents re Easter – Wednesday 1st April
Suggestions for students over the Easter Break – Wednesday 1st April
Guidance for parents & carers (mental health & wellbeing) – Wednesday 1st April
Letter to parents – Tuesday 24th March
Exams 2020 Update – Thursday 19th March
Letter to parents from Dr Tim O’Neill – Thursday 19th March
Letter to parents – Thursday 19th March
Letter to parents – Wednesday 18th March
Letter to parents – Tuesday 17th March
Assembly Presentation by Dr Peter Balph, RNA Virologist – Monday 16th March