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Principal’s Letter to Parents – 7th June 2021

Dear Parents/Carers, Tomorrow we are expecting to see an increase in temperatures so we have made the decision that from Tuesday 8th June until the end of term summer uniform may be worn to school. All uniform requirements remain the same but students do not have to wear their blazer if they do not wish…
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Principal’s Letter to Parents – 28th May 2021

A PDF copy of this letter is available here. Dear Parents/Carers, I hope that this email finds you well as we come to the end of our spring term. It has been wonderful to have the school full of students once again and whilst I appreciate that returning to school after the last lockdown was…
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KCC Updated SEND Strategy for 2021-2024

Kent County Council have now published their 2021-2024 SEND Strategy. The aim of the SEND strategy is to improve the educational, health and emotional wellbeing outcomes for all of Kent’s children and young people with special educational needs and those who are disabled. This strategy builds on the work of the previous strategy, published in…
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Principal’s Letter to Parents – 10th March 2021

Home Lateral Flow Testing for Students Dear Parents/Carers, Between Friday 12th March and Tuesday 16th March the vast majority of students will have taken 3 Lateral Flow Tests in school. On the day that students have their third test they will be given 2 packs of 3 tests to be used at home which will…
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Arriva school transport – No 12 service from 8th March 2021

Arriva has provided the following service information for the return of students on 8 March 2021 who use the No 12 service (Tenterden – Maidstone). Arriva would also like to draw attention to their direct debit scheme that can be used to make savings on school transport costs. The ticket is an alternative to local…
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Principal’s Letter to Parents – 1st March 2021

Dear Parents and Carers, RE: Arrangements for your child’s return to school Please find below arrangements for COVID Testing and for your child’s return to school. A key element of the instructions to secondary schools is that all students who consent must be tested prior to returning to face-to-face teaching. In order to facilitate this,…
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Principal’s Letter to Parents – 26th February 2021

Dear Parents and Carers, I hope this letter finds you and your families fit and well. We are delighted with the most recent news that schools can open from Monday 8th March. In order to put a system in place for COVID testing, we are now writing to you to obtain consent for the testing…
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Reopening the School from Monday 8th March Update

Following the Government announcement made at the beginning of this week about schools returning from Monday 8th March, please be assured that we have started to discuss plans and will share these with all parents and students in due course. A letter will be sent out shortly detailing our plans and will include a consent…
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Principal’s Letter to Parents – 12th February 2021

A PDF version of this letter can be found here. Dear Parents/Carers, As I promised in my letter at the end of last week, I wanted to write once again to predominantly wish everyone as part of the Homewood school community a very restful half-term holiday. Following what has been another very busy and challenging…
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Principal’s Letter to Parents – 5th February 2021

A PDF version of this letter can be found here. Dear Parents/Carers, I do hope that you and your families are all keeping safe and well. This term has certainly brought us a number of challenges once again, although I have been incredibly impressed with the determination shown by the vast majority of our students…
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