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Updated – Thursday 21st May 2020
Previous updates and letter:
Free School Meals Update
If you have any questions about free school meal vouchers or you are having trouble accessing the vouchers sent to you, please contact email@example.com.
I have been made aware of some ‘scams’ regarding free school meals where fraudsters are targeting families by text or email and asking them for their bank details so that school can make a transfer of funds to them. Please delete any such messages as they are fake.
Community Helpline to support Oldham Residents: 0161 770 7007
The Helpline is available to support people of all ages who are isolated, do not have a social network and need:
- Urgent access to food
- Urgent access to prescription medication
- Access to critical goods like sanitary products
If you need help or support, call the Helpline on 0161 770 7007. This is open from 9am to 5pm on weekdays and 11am to 2pm on weekends (including the Bank Holiday weekend).
Click here to see the letter sent home on Friday 20th March 2020 Parent Letter
In line with Government guidance, we are continuing to provide support and provision for vulnerable pupils and those whose parents are identified as key workers. This is an offer to parents and carers and there is no requirement for them to send their children to school. Many parents working in these critical sectors may be able to ensure their child is kept at home. Every child who can be safely cared for at home should be.
From Monday 23rd March 2020, the provision for Werneth pupils will be based at The Hathershaw College. The pupils will continue to be supported by Werneth staff at this site.
If you think that your child requires this provision, please contact school either by email or phone at least 24 hours (where possible) before this provision is needed to ensure that staffing can be arranged.
Phone: 07593439247 (between the hours of 7am and 5pm)
- Coronavirus information in Urdu, Bengali and other languages: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-stay-at-home-guidance
- Key Worker Guidance: Guidance for schools, colleges and local authorities on maintaining educational provision
- Further Key Worker Guidance: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers
- Supporting Children and Young People During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Summary of EP advice Guidance_for_parents_supporting_children_COVID_19
Many thanks for your ongoing support.
Welcome to Werneth Primary School
Welcome to the Werneth Primary School website. Here you will be able to find a range of information about our school and your child’s education.
Werneth Primary School is an exciting school, filled with inspirational teachers, support staff and motivated children who all work together in order to enable our pupils to achieve their potential. All staff, children and parents share our vision of ‘Achieving Excellence Together’. Everything we do at Werneth Primary School is underpinned by our values: Challenge, Happiness, Independence, Respect and Perseverance.
We are proud to be a part of The Pinnacle Learning Trust, along with founding members Oldham Sixth Form College and The Hathershaw College. We have established strong links within our Trust which enable staff to work in collaboration and improve outcomes for our pupils. We also have excellent relationships with our parents and the local community.
If you would like more information about our school, please get in touch or arrange a visit.
Mr Simon Whittaker