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27-10-2020

Free School Meals October 2020

Following the Government’s decision on free school meals, KCC has set up a dedicated helpline to enable families whose children receive benefits related free school meals to apply for food vouchers. A... read more

01-10-2020

The Balanced System

The Balanced System® framework was devised to provide a practical, holistic solution to the challenge of meeting the needs of children and young people with speech, language and communication needs (S... read more

24-09-2020

NHS Test and Trace App

The New NHS Contact Tracing App launches today. We would encourage all staff and parents (it is for over 16s only) to download this as part of the national effort against COVID-19. The link is below.h... read more

23-09-2020

Beginning and End of the Schoo...

Firstly, a big thank you to parents and carers for assisting us in our COVID-secure procedures at the beginning and end of the school day. Whilst not perfect, I believe the process is working well and... read more

21-09-2020

COVID-19 Risk Assessment Updat...

The COVID-19 Risk Assessment has been updated to take into account changes to our procedures in light of the most recent guidance. Changes since the last version are highlighted in yellow for your eas... read more

16-09-2020

COVID-19 - Message to Parents ...

A reminder to all parents and carers not to send their child into school if they have any of the following symptoms:• a high temperature – this means you feel hot to touch on your chest or back (you d... read more

30-08-2020

Face Coverings

There has been much discussion recently regarding the wearing of face coverings within schools. Education Secretary Gavin Williamson has said ‘In local lockdown areas children in year 7 and above shou... read more

20-08-2020

September Return Arrangements

A letter regarding arrangements for return to school for pupils in September is currently being placed into envelopes and will be posted later today. A copy of the letter is available here. Also conta... read more

22-07-2020

Safeguarding Update - July 202...

Since the beginning of the Coronavirus outbreak, we have provided 24 hour safeguarding cover to support parents/carers. Unfortunately, it will not be possible for us to continue to provide this cover ... read more

21-07-2020

Foreland Fields School - Virtu...

We have uploaded a virtual tour of the school (link below) for new pupils and their parents / carers who unfortunately have been unable to visit the school. We thought that some existing parents / car... read more

21-07-2020

Consultation - Early Closure T...

To all Parents/Carers and Stakeholders   I hope you are all well and coping at this unprecedented time.   Towards the beginning of this year, a proposal for early closure was put forward for consultat... read more

07-06-2020

Reminder for Parents/Carers - ...

A reminder to all parents/carers of children returning to school. Please ensure you read the Parent Handbook in order to familiarise yourselves with the safety measures in place. A copy of the handboo... read more

03-06-2020

Extending Provision Update 03....

This week we will be contacting parents/carers regarding extending our provision. As stated earlier, it is not possible at this time to offer to all parents who have requested a place, but please be a... read more

01-06-2020

Extending Provision

We wrote to you all at the end of last term to say that we would be in touch this week to discuss school placements for those parents who would like their child to return.We will be contacting all par... read more

20-05-2020

Extending Provision

As you are all aware, like many other schools across the country, Foreland Fields School has remained open throughout this challenging period to pupils whose parents are critical workers and some othe... read more

20-05-2020

Coronavirus Update

The main symptoms of coronavirus have been revised to reflect the new symptoms that are occurring. Any child or adult must not attend school if they are displaying any of the symptoms below:• High tem... read more

24-04-2020

Online Educational Resources

The Government have brought together a list of online educational resources to help children to learn at home. The link to the full list of resources can be found at:https://www.gov.uk/government/publ... read more

23-04-2020

Edenred Free School Meals

We have noticed that a number of parents/carers have not yet redeemed their first Free School Meal voucher from Edenred. All parents registered would have been sent a link by email to redeem the vouch... read more

23-04-2020

Oak National Academy

Oak National Academy is a new collection of high-quality lessons and online resources backed by the Government. It has been created in response to the coronavirus lockdown.The site offers free online ... read more

22-04-2020

Free School Meals - Difficulti...

For those of you who are still having difficulty in accessing your child’s free school meal voucher, please be assured that we will do our best to help, as quickly as we can. However, Edenred is not a... read more

14-04-2020

Domestic Abuse

The government acknowledges that the order to stay at home can cause anxiety for those who are experiencing or feel at risk of domestic abuse. There is never an excuse for domestic abuse, no matter wh... read more

02-04-2020

Kent Together

Kent County Council has launched a new 24 hour helpline called Kent Together to support vulnerable people in Kent who need urgent help, supplies or medication. The helpline will provide a single, conv... read more

30-03-2020

Nappies and Medication

If any parent/carer needs to access your child's nappies, medication or enteral feed equipment that is currently at school please do not hesitate to get in touch with Jeremy Edwards or Chris Holmes vi... read more

26-03-2020

Support and Guidance

We all appreciate the difficulties that many of you are facing at this time when we are being told to stay indoors. Again we want to send the message that, although your children are not in school, we... read more

23-03-2020

Contact / Free School Meals

We are in the process of looking at options for pupils in receipt of Free School Meals (FSM). Currently there looks like a choice of options for parents. We will be contacting parents of any child in ... read more

20-03-2020

School Contact - 20.03.20

I fully understand at the moment that many parents are wondering about arrangements for next week. Today we will be contacting all parents in order to gather the information we will need to plan the s... read more

20-03-2020

School Update - 20th March 202...

In support of the national effort, the school will be opening in a limited capacity on Monday. We are able to accommodate children of key workers and other categories identified within the government’... read more

19-03-2020

School Arrangements - 19.03.20...

Having watched the government briefing from Gavin Williamson and Boris Johnson last night, I would imagine many of you are a little unsure as to where that leaves us as a school. The Department of Edu... read more

19-03-2020

Update Advice / School Closure...

Thank you for your on-going support and co-operation during this challenging time. It is much appreciated by the staff team and all members of our community.   Last night the Secretary of State for Ed... read more

18-03-2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update ...

  Thank you to all parents/carers who are passing on messages of gratitude to the school. It means a lot to know that our efforts are appreciated. It is also really important, especially at times like... read more

17-03-2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus Update)

Yesterday, the Government introduced new guidance on whole household isolation in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak: • if you live with others and you or another member of the household... read more

16-03-2020

Coronavirus Update - March 16t...

Re: COVID-19 (Coronavirus)   I am writing to provide an update on the current situation with regard to the school’s approach to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak.   I am sure you have been following... read more

13-03-2020

COVID-19 Coronavirus Update

As you are all aware, the situation regarding the Coronavirus is changing on a daily basis. We are closely monitoring advice from the Department of Education and Public Heath England.   The Government... read more

03-03-2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

We are continuing to keep up to date with the Public Health England advice through their daily emails. Up to date information regarding the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/g... read more

24-02-2020

Updated Coronavirus Guidance

Dear Parents/Carers   Public Health England has issued tailored guidance for education settings, excerpts of which can be found below.   INFORMATION ABOUT THE VIRUS A coronavirus is a type of virus. A... read more

13-02-2020

Last Day of Term 3

A reminder to parents that today (Thursday 13th February) is the last day of Term 3. Friday 14th is a Staff Training Day. I hope you all have a good half-term and I look forward to seeing all pupils ... read more

13-02-2020

Coronavirus Updated Advice

The government is monitoring Coronavirus and taking action at home and abroad. The risk to individuals remains low.     Advice to those who have travelled recently Public Health England has changed th... read more

04-02-2020

Coronavirus - Department for E...

  Department for Education Advice for parents/guardians You should not be unduly worried about the possibility of your children catching the Coronavirus. There is no reason why your children should n... read more

04-02-2020

Corona Virus - Department for ...

CORONAVIRUS – ADVICE FOR ALL EARLY YEARS PROVIDERS, SCHOOLS AND FURTHER EDUCATION PROVIDERS The government is closely monitoring the spread of the Coronavirus and is taking action at home and abroad. ... read more

22-01-2020

Governor Newsletter January 20...

Our Chair of Governors has produced a Newsletter which can be found within the 'Governors' section on this website. This Newsletter celebrates the achievements of the school whilst also detailing futu... read more

10-01-2020

Consultation: Foreland Fields ...

Proposed Changes to the School Day.     We are rightly proud of our school.  Our committed, knowledgeable and hard-working staff ensure a high quality provision for all of our amazing pupils and stude... read more

17-12-2019

Christmas Assembly 2019

Christmas Assembly tomorrow (Wednesday 18th December) at 10am. Steve Cave from Queens Road Baptist Church is visiting to stage an Interactive Nativity. It would be great if you could come along to ce... read more

17-10-2019

Harvest Celebration Assembly

We would like to extend a warm invitation to parents, families and carers to attend our Harvest Celebration on Friday 18th October at 10am. Donations of non-perishable food items will be gratefully r... read more

17-10-2019

Brexit Planning

With Brexit approaching on the 31st October, we wanted to inform you of the plans and procedures we have in place for when we leave the European Union (EU). We have agreed that the school will remain ... read more

30-09-2019

EHCP Workshop

Please see message below from KCC SEN regarding workshops to review EHCP paperwork.   Dear Parent/Guardian As part of our commitment improve the quality of the EHCP and associated forms, we would like... read more

24-09-2019

Full Guide to Flying with a Di...

Parking4Less have developed an in-depth guide to help make travelling safer and easier for people with disabilities. The link for this guide is and information can be found in the 'Parents' section on... read more

04-09-2019

School Car Park - Changes

Over the summer we have installed an additional zebra crossing. This leads from the bicycle sheds to the lower school entrance. Can I ask that you all use this, or the main zebra crossing, when walkin... read more

04-05-2016

UNICEF Rights Respecting Schoo...

        Unicef have awarded the school with the Rights Respecting School - Recognition of Commitment (ROC) Award. This is a real achievement and one that demonstrates our commitment to ensuring that ... read more

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Our secondary pupils have been creating some fantastic art pieces we wanted to share with you all.  The talent and colour really shines through on each of these art pieces.    read more
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