School Closure - Covid-19
Contacting School during this time.
If you unable to get in touch with us by telephone please use Facebook Messenger or send an email to email@example.com. We will get back to you as soon as possible.
Free School Meals - UPDATED
From Monday 20th April 2020 we will be providing vouchers for those families eligible for Free School Meals. These vouchers will be for £15 per eligible child, per week and will be delivered via email.
To register for these vouchers please send an email to SchoolDinners@blakenall.walsall.sch.uk. Please ensure you include your child/rens names on the email.
If you have any questions regarding these vouchers please contact school. If at all possible please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or through Facebook Messenger.
Teaching staff will regularly update Education City, PurpleMash and MyMaths with appropriate homework for your child. This can be found within the 'Children' section on this website.
Under this section you will also find 'Resources for School Closure'. Here are links to several different websites which offer learning packs, interactive games and videos for a range of different subjects including maths, literacy and science.
We have also included links to child friendly news along with mindfulness and yoga videos.
Explaining Covid-19 to your child
Amazon - Stories Free to Stream
Amazon have cancelled the subscription of books and audio stories for children and students of all ages as long as schools are closed.
Kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages that will help them continue streaming, learning and just being kids.
All stories are free to stream on your desktop, phone or tablet using the link below.
20/03/2020 - On-site provision for key workers
Please contact school before midday today if you require on-site provision for your child while school is closed.
Please note that verification of your employment as a key worker will be required.
School will be open 8.45am to 3.00pm and children will not need to wear school uniform.
Your child will needto bring a packed lunch. Lunch will be provided for those children eligible for free school meals.
20/03/2020 - Packed Lunches (for those eligible for Free School Meals)
We must know by 3pm today if you require a packed lunch for your child next week.
Lunches will be available to collect from the office between 11am and 12noon.
Unfortunately, if we do not hear from you today we will be unable to provide lunches next week.
Key Workers Letter
Free School Meals/Packed Lunches
We are happy to provide a packed lunch for those children on Free School Meals.
Please contact the school office on Friday 20th March if you would like to order one.