COVID – Information, Plans and Guidance for Parents

Live Lessons

We will be using Microsoft Teams as our platform for the provision of our Live Lessons. 

Teams can be accessed on all devices (for iPad/iMac - you will need to download the app from the App Store). It can also be accessed from Playstations and Xboxes.

For guidance on using Teams, please copy and paste the following link into your browser:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/distance-learning-with-microsoft-365-guidance-for-parents-and-guardians-89d514f9-bf5e-4374-a731-a75d38ddd588

Get help with technology

Increasing data allowances on mobile devices to support disadvantaged children

This scheme temporarily increases data allowances for mobile phone users on certain networks. This is so that children and young people can access remote education if their face-to-face education is disrupted.

For more information, please copy and paste the following link into your browser:

https://get-help-with-tech.education.gov.uk/about-increasing-mobile-data?utm_campaign=1660751_CYPS%20Covid-19%20update%20-207%20January%202021&utm_medium=email&utm_source=North%20Yorks%20County%20Council&dm_i=4BPJ,ZLFZ,34L1GT,4GI30,1

 

Keeping your children safe online during school closure

No doubt children will be spending more time online than ever during the period of school closure. Please click on the following link to view a poster that has been produced to help you keep your children safe whilst they are online.

Parent Top Tips - Online Safety during School Closure

Coronavirus COVID-19 Privacy Notice

Please click on the following link to view our temporary Privacy Notice. This temporarily replaces our normal Privacy Notice, which can be found on the 'Policies' page.

Privacy Notice - Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Pupils, Parents and Staff