The DfE have updated the requirements for Pupil Premium Strategy Statements (on July 23rd and September 6th) You are not required to publish your statement before the end of December 2021. This will enable you to take into account the needs of your new intake. Full details are here.
Through the Limit Less campaign, the IOP wants to support young people to change the world andfulfil their potential by doing physics. However, for some young people this is less likely than for others. The campaign has identified five particular groups that are currently underrepresented or underserved in the physicscommunity... read more →
If you or any members of staff at your school or setting would like to enhance your outdoor learning knowledge. Why not sign up to beach school training? Please see the poster attached and page 47 of the Early Years Training Programme for more information. This course runs from the 22nd of... read more →
Northumberland Skills offers a wide range of full and part time courses, please see attached for more information.
The following risk assessments have been reviewed and updated by the Corporate Health and Safety Team: CV/CEV Vulnerable Persons Staff Model Risk Assessment - COVID-19 - v3 - 8 September 2021 - an individual risk assessment continues to be required for all NCC employed vulnerable staff (CV/CEV/pregnant workers). Where an assessment... read more →
Please find here a news release from NCEA Trust following the de-merger of NCE Bishops Primary School.
Dear Colleagues Closing the communication gap!We are delighted to announce that Kirstie Page will be delivering bespoke training to support the early years team's communication & language focus this year. Kirstie is a nationally recognised Speech, Language & Early Literacy Consultant, and creator of Launchpad for Literacy. For further information about... read more →
If you received laptops/Chromebooks/tablets from the DfE between March 2020 and July 2021 As you are aware, software licenses on DfE-restricted Windows laptops and tablets were due to expire on 30 September 2021. Although most organisations have already reset their devices or have plans in place to do so, we... read more →
For the attention of the Headteacher To enable us to ensure we have the most up to date information for your school, those schools who have not yet submitted these would you please complete the details in this form. We are collecting this information so we can contact the appropriate person for your school, including for any out... read more →
The School Improvement Team have put together a document outlining the expected foci for inspection this academic year. You can access the document here. If you have any queries or questions please contact Dave, Damian, Claire or Louise.
MISSION DISCOVERY – EXTRA FULLY FUNDED PLACES NOW AVAILABLE FOR NORTHUMBERLAND SCHOOLS GO ORBITAL - START YOUR SPACE ADVENTURE. NEWCASTLE OCTOBER 25th to 29th 2021. We are encouraging schools across Northumberland to nominate students ages 14 - 18 to work with NASA Astronauts, rocket scientists and NASA personnel for a week. There... read more →