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Over 60 academy students self-isolating after positive Covid test

Over 60 academy students self-isolating after positive Covid test

Nene Park Academy has asked 64 students to self-isolate at home after a student tested positive for Covid-19.
Everything you need to know about primary school applications for September 2021

Everything you need to know about primary school applications for September 2021

Parents in Peterborough can now apply to secure a place for their children at primary schools for September 2021 - with many schools unable to offer visits due to the coronavirus crisis.
Comment: Return to school is a happy occasion

Comment: Return to school is a happy occasion

My daughter Eliza was fully-dressed in her school uniform, with shoes, at 6.20am. She wanted to brush her teeth at that point as well - what was this strange alternative world that we were inhabiting?
Podcast: Coronavirus and the school returns

Podcast: Coronavirus and the school returns

Students and staff are returning to schools and academies this week  - and most are very eager to get back into the swing of things, at least in one of Peterborough's academies.
High risk mother is 'afraid for her health' over sending children back to school

High risk mother is 'afraid for her health' over sending children back to school

Peterborough children are returning to school next week after they shut their doors to the majority of students in March – but not all parents are comfortable with it.
Majority of pupils will be 'three months behind' in studies

Majority of pupils will be 'three months behind' in studies

The majority of pupils will be three months behind in their studies when they return to classrooms in England this week, according to a survey.
‘Rota system’ could be used for secondary schools in lockdown areas

‘Rota system’ could be used for secondary schools in lockdown areas

A “rota system” limiting the number of pupils going to secondary schools at any one time could be used for local lockdown zones, while teachers and students may need to wear face coverings in communal areas, according to new Government guidance.
Coronavirus: What to expect from a return to school

Coronavirus: What to expect from a return to school

School life is likely to be very different when some - if not all - of our pupils return in September.
"The most stressful and difficult period of my teaching career"

"The most stressful and difficult period of my teaching career"

Journalism lecturer Nick Reinis-Keightley on how some of the staff and students at Peterborough College have coped during the exam fiasco
Jack Hunt School headteacher praises hardworking students

Jack Hunt School headteacher praises hardworking students

Jack Hunt School teachers have had a busy few months helping to equip healthcare workers - now it's their students' turn to shine with stellar GCSE results.