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Free School Meals – are you eligible?

If you are facing financial hardship at present, we wanted to remind you about applying for Free School Meals. If you are eligible, your child will receive free school meals. In addition to this, for their remaining time at Homewood School, under the Pupil Premium scheme, the school will receive funding to support families which…
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Principal’s Easter Letter to Parents

9th April 2020 Dear Parents/Carers, I do hope that you and your families are all still well and managing to keep safe.  As the students are now officially on their Easter holiday, I wanted to write to you again in order to provide you all with an update, as promised in my previous letter. As…
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KENT TOGETHER – Helpline launched by Kent County Council

A 24 hour helpline has been set up to support vulnerable people in Kent who need urgent help, supplies or medication. More information can be found here:

Letter from the Principal 27th March

Please follow the link to a Letter from the Principal:

Principal’s Letter 27th March 2020

Dear Parents/Carers, Firstly, I hope that you are all well and managing to take good care of yourselves and your loved ones during this incredibly challenging time.  I also wanted to say that we really appreciate your continued patience, understanding and support as we navigate our way through this very uncertain and unsettling period. Once…
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Important Message from the CEO

In response to the Government announcements regarding the Covid-19 virus, all Tenterden Schools Trust schools are now closed until further notice.  Provision has been made on the Homewood school site for the supervision of TST children whose parents are key workers, children who have an EHCP and children who have an allocated social worker, where…
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Principal’s Letter 20th March 2020

Dear Parents and Carers, Following on from the latest Government advice, we are now working hard to finalise plans for next week. Please be reassured that our staff are doing all they can to plan for the opening of the school for children of key groups identified by the Government. However, it must be stressed…
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Principal’s Letter to Parents 16th March 2020

16th March 2020 Dear Parents/Carers, Following the most recent government advice and information, I wanted to reassure you with the contingency plans we have in order to ensure that our school community keeps safe and calm, and that plans to educate your son/daughter have been put in place. Currently, the school remains open and functions…
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Sports Relief 2020: 24-hour cyclothon

And we’re off………. The Mayor of Tenterden, Cllr Mrs Jean Curteis, starting Homewood’s 24-hr Sport Relief cyclothon this morning and giving some encouragement to one of the first cyclists who set a cracking pace! The team cycled the equivalent of the distance from Tenterden to Bristol in just the first few hours.