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School milk

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School milk is provided for free by each individual school for children under the age of five.  If your child is over five and you wish for them to be provided with school milk, you should contact your child’s school directly.  They will let you…

Term dates

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School term and holiday dates for years 2019/20, 2020/21 and 2021/22. Page contents 2020/21 2021/22  2020/21   Term   Starts   Ends   Term 1           Tuesday 1 September 2020           Friday 23 October 2020    Term 2    Monday 2 November 2020 …

Find primary schools

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Choosing a school for your child is an important decision that any parent has to make.   Before you decide on a primary school arrange to visit your local schools to get a feel for their ethos and their values.   When visiting think about how it made you feel.  Did…

The Virtual School

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The South Gloucestershire Virtual School team is responsible for raising the educational standards of South Gloucestershire’s looked-after children.  The school is virtual in the sense that it is not a physical school building that students actually attend.   The Virtual School team works in partnership with you and your child, early years settings, schools, colleges, universities and social workers.  They ensure that your child’s education is…

School clothing grant

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South Gloucestershire council provides in exceptional circumstances an essential school clothing grant to help parents on low incomes purchase school clothes for their child. To receive a school clothing grant you must be in receipt of: Child Tax Credit, provided you are not entitled to…

First day at school

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Building your child’s confidence so that they start school excited, curious and ready to learn is important.  When the big day is almost here for your child to be starting school, you are both likely to feel really excited about the new adventure but also…

School meals

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A school meal or school lunch is a meal provided to students  at a school, typically in the middle of the school day. Page contents: Free school meals Infant free school meals Cost of school meals Further information about school meals Free school meals Free…

Supporting a child with medical needs in school

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Pupils with long-term and complex medical conditions need ongoing support, medicines or care at school so that they can manage their condition and remain well.   The Children’s and Families Act 2014 places a duty on maintained schools and academies to support those pupils that have medical conditions.   The Department of Education provides statutory guidance…

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