Category Archives: School News

A message from the Staff – May the Road Rise to Meet You!

It has been the strangest week I have ever experienced in my 30 years of teaching. It has been a river of guidance/non guidance and information overload all week!!   The staff at St Matthew’s would like to send out all our LOVE , Prayers and Best Wishes to all in our community as weContinue Reading


Dear Parents and Carers   Due to the unrealistic timescales we have been asked to work to, it is no longer possible for St Matthew’s to open on Monday 23 March 2020. We will not be operating any provision for vulnerable children, key workers’ children or those on Free School Meals. It is our intentionContinue Reading

Further Information for vulnerable children and key worker childcare provision.

This is extracted from the Government Document  – GUIDANCE FOR SCHOOLS, COLLEGES AND LOCAL AUTHORITIES ON MAINTAINING EDUCATIONAL PROVISION 19/3/2020.   As a country, we all need to do what we can to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus. That is why the government has given clear guidance on self-isolation, household isolation and social distancing. And the mostContinue Reading