Following government guidance about childcare settings opening from the 1st June 2020, we are starting a phased return back to Nursery for children who will starting Reception in September of this year. In order to follow recommendations for keeping children safe and limiting the opportunity for the spread of the virus, class sizes will be unable to be larger than 15. As a result children who are entitled to 30 hours childcare will be a priority, and children who attended nursery part time may have to be offered limited hours. We will continue to try to get in contact with you if your child will be eligible to return to Nursery before the summer holidays but if you haven't heard from us please get in contact if you are unsure. 

 

Please be reassured that the safety of the nursery school community will be the priority in planning the next steps and as a result there will be some changes to start and finish times, classrooms and staff members working with your children.

 

In the meantime if you are required to go back to work and you or your partner are a key worker then please contact the school if you need your child to attend.


 

Greenwich Community Hub Support for Families – Covid-19

 

During this time many families will be experiencing a range of challenges whether that is financial pressures or otherwise.  If you need any help during this period and you have not got a family member, friend or neighbour who can help, the Greenwich Community Hub can provide support across a range of areas, including:

    collecting / delivering prescriptions

    delivering essential food packages

    connecting you to local community services to support with other areas such as finances

 

Contact the Greenwich Community Hub on:

Tel: 0800 470 4831

Email: covid19support@royalgreenwich.gov.uk

 


 

The school is now closed temporarily due to COVID-19 apart from to children of essential workers and those considered vulnerable, we will re-open fully when instructed by the Local Authority.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers

 

A list of ‘critical’ workers can be found here.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-maintaining-educational-provision/guidance-for-schools-colleges-and-local-authorities-on-maintaining-educational-provision

 

If you think any of the above applies to you and you would like your child to attend the nursery then please contact the school immediately on 0208 311 0619


We have been informed some parents have received an email stating: ‘As schools will be closing, if you're entitled to free school meals, please send your bank details and we'll make sure you're supported’. This is a scam email- do not respond, and delete immediately.

 


 

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