Schools

Schools WILL reopen in two months ‘come what may’ even if the rest of society is locked down, government source insists Primary schools will be able to operate ‘bubbles’ of more than 30...

Nearly nine in 10 primary schools in England have reopened to more children since lockdown but just a third of pupils in some year groups are back in class, figures show Only a third of pupils in Year...

Private schools accuse ministers of ‘ignoring’ their offers to provide summer catch-up courses for local children in letter to Education Secretary Gavin Williamson Christopher King, chief...

Depending on who you read or listen to, charter schools are either a striking success or a “failed and damaging experiment” — or even just “fads.” Such conflicting opinions have led to bitter...

Private schools are offering their buildings and grounds for summer catch-up lessons for ‘disadvantaged’ state pupils left behind by lockdown Independent Schools Council will offer up classrooms...

Hundreds of primary schools are told to stay shut for another two weeks as R rate rises above one in North West sparking fears of second wave Some primary schools have been ‘strongly advised’...

Reopening schools is ‘unlikely’ to trigger a second wave of COVID-19 infection, say scientists Mathematical models of eased lockdown scenarios supports return to schools  The opening of...

THE shutdown of schools could leave poor kids 16 months behind better-off classmates, a study found. By the end of primary school, they are on average 9.2 months behind richer pupils. ⚠️ Read our...

SCHOOLS are set to reopen on Monday – but some head teachers have warned they won't follow government advise and plan to stay closed. Here's how to find out if your child's school...

Schools WILL start to open on June 1 as planned says Boris Johnson after weeks of wrangling with teachers’ unions over coronavirus safety Boris Johnson today says phased reopening of schools is...

Schools SHOULD reopen if they are safe say doctors’ leaders as they row back on support for unions amid concerns June 1 date to start classes may not be met Chair of BMA’s Public Health Medicine...

FOUR weeks ago with the coronavirus crisis at its peak, my dad told me he was going back to work as a headmaster in New Zealand. The government, which had driven down the country’s R rate with a draconian...

SCHOOLS will be told within days whether they will definitely have to open their doors to more pupils from June 1. The Government has repeatedly stressed that only when the five tests were met would the...

Doctors are at war on schools as senior infectious diseases expert says British Medical Association chairman made ‘clear errors of interpretation’ when he quoted a study suggesting children are...

Schools in areas with above-average black and ethnic minority populations should be allowed to re-open later, councils say Some areas have a higher risk of Covid-19, says Local Government Association Official...

Primary schools ‘will go back on JUNE 1 before years 10 and 12 lead return to secondaries’ as coronavirus lockdown is lifted – but arts students will be the last to return to university Boris...