Coronavirus Covid-19

Please find here copies of education-related resources and information to support your activity during this period. As the situation and advice changes so quickly, please remember to check the date of any of the resources before you use them so that you are seeing the most accurate information. Our Covid- 19 information and resources will be stored in Essential Information

Coronavirus COVID-19

Staying up to date about the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

We continue to follow advice from Public Health England, the Department for Education and the Government to guide our response to the current Coronavirus ( COVID-19). We will update these resources frequently.

Guidance on staying safe 


Transition information for schools

Transition Planning: Back to School – Nursery and Primary (pdf, 323kb)

 Support at a class level (Primary) - Transition planning: Class support, Nursery and Primary (pdf, 780kb)

Targeted support -Transition support: Targeted support, Nursery and Primary (pdf, 644kb)

Transition Planning: Back to School – Secondary and Sixth form (pdf, 411kb)

Transition Planning – Class support: Secondary and Sixth form (pdf, 1.7mb)

Transition Planning – Targetted support- Secondary and Sixth form (pdf, 1.4mb)

Resources for Children, Families and Learning

Coronavirus booklet for children (pdf, 1.2mb)

Southwark Emergency Support Scheme (pdf, 66kb)

Heads Together (pdf, 121kb)

Southwark Staying Healthy Information Sheet (pdf, 937kb)

Supporting your mental health while working from home (pdf, 5.8mb)

Online learning provision information 24.3.20 (pdf, 398kb)

Coronovirus wellbeing tips for school (24.03.20) (pdf, 94kb)

Coronavirus wellbeing tips for the families (24.03.20) (pdf, 94kb)

Supporting your mental health while you work from home (24.03.20) (pdf, 280kb)

Websites for online learning (pdf, 299kb)

List of Food Banks

Children's Guide to Coronavirus (pdf, 1.1mb)

Coronavirus Anxiety Poster (pdf, 109kb)

Coronavirus Social Story (pdf, 1.5mb)

Dave the Dog (pdf, 7.7mb)

How to talk to children about Covid 19 (pdf, 180kb)

Managing Emotions and Managing Challenging Behaviour (docx, 41kb)

Pandemics and the Coronavirus (pdf, 2.1mb)

Social Story What is Covid 19? (pdf, 135kb)

Talking to Children about Coronavirus (pdf, 107kb)

Talking with Children about Coronavirus (docx, 34kb)

Discussing coronavirus (COVID-19) with children and young people March 2020 (pdf, 443kb)

Safeguarding and Vulnerable Children

Identification of, and planning for vulnerable children during school closure (pdf, 204kb)

Autism Support Team Newsletter 3 (pdf, 460kb)

Autism Support Team Newsletter 2 (pdf, 624kb)

Autism Support Team Newsletter (pdf, 180kb)

Safeguarding Prompt Sheet (26.03.2020) (pdf, 79kb)

CF Division Response (pdf, 209kb)

Key Workers, Vulnerable Children and Schools

The government has announced school closures for everyone except children of key workers and vulnerable children, in order to prevent the spread of coronavirus.  The government has now published questions and answers about these changes Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance on vulnerable children and young people

 School Closure

Information on keeping schools safe and the role and responsibilities of schools
A transcript of the Secretary of State’s announcement to the House about school closures
The press notice issued by the Secretary of State
The Prime Minister’s announcement


Other Useful Links

Schools Human Resources

HR Self Isolation Document (pdf, 184kb)

Schools Information

Coronavirus Checklist (pdf, 69kb)

Schools Decisions Log