Westfield Primary Academy

School Closure Status

Westfield Primary Academy will be open for all children from March 8th. In the event of a school closure, information will be posted here and families will be notified via Parent Mail and Class Dojo.


Further Information and resources

Unity Schools Partnership have some very useful resources to support our school and their families – these are available at https://www.unitysp.co.uk/covid-19/
Coronavirus – Covid-19 | Government Information Update
As you will be aware, the global situation concerning Coronavirus is changing constantly and government advice is regularly updated. For the latest information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus
The importance of hygiene: The Department of Health and Social Care launched a public information campaign that focuses on the importance of handwashing. Washing hands for 20 seconds is central to prevent and slow the spread of Coronavirus. Further information can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/public-information-campaign-focuses-on-handwashing
Department for Education Coronavirus helpline: The Department for Education launched a new helpline to answer questions about Coronavirus related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline as follows:
Phone: 0800 046 8687
Email: DfE.coronavirushelpline@education.gov.uk
Opening hours: 8am to 6pm (Monday to Friday)
Latest Department for Education Information:  https://twitter.com/educationgovuk            https://www.facebook.com/educationgovuk/