This page contains the latest letters & updates on what we are doing across the Infant and Junior schools to maintain our service for the community. Updates as quickly as possible when available.
Last update 16.09.2020 – 19:30 hrs
Letter notifying closure for class 6MS
Letter informing parents of a positive COVID-19 case in Blue Coat C E Junior School
Planned Full Reopening in September
We will be opening to all the Blue Coat children on a full time basis in September. The first day of term for the children will be Wednesday 2nd September, 2020. Please see the letter below for the detailed information.
Events and activities for families in Walsall Summer 2020
Please see the link below for Walsall Council booklet of summer activities.
Year 6 Report Collection
Please see letter below about collecting Year 6 reports.
Please note that if your child is currently attending school, they will be given these items at school to take home – you do not need to come to collect them.
Leavers’ Service for Year 6 children currently in school
On Friday 10th July at 2.30pm we will be holding a short service for our Year 6 children to say ‘goodbye’ and to wish them well as they take the next step in their education and lives.
The service will be held outside on the Junior School playground. Parents and carers of these children are invited to join us for this event.
Please note this event is only for the Year 6 children who are in school at the moment.
More information is available in the letter below.
Summer Reading Challenge 2020 – Information can be found here.
Junior School Gates Plan
Letter to Parents – Two day closure to prepare for wider re-opening 18th June 2020
Updated information from Walsall Information Advice & Support Service (SEND)
Contacting the School Office
Please note both school offices are not currently open to visitors.
To contact the school office please use the school telephone numbers or email address below.
Blue Coat Infant School – 01922 720 740
Blue Coat Junior School – 01922 720921
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you a Blue Coat parent or carer and also a key worker crucial to combating the COVID-19 pandemic, looking for information about childcare provision so that you can get to work? Please e-mail email@example.com with details. Emails are checked daily Monday to Friday.
Blue Coat Distance Learning Policy 12.05.2020
Watch The Blue Coat Federation – Passing the Flame Video here 01.05.2020
School Nursing Service Newsletter for Parents Carers – 29.04.2020
Junior School Home Learning Page Updated – 20.04.2020
Key Worker status application updated 31.3.2020
School Closure Notification 20.03.2020
School closure notification 19.3.2020
We are aware there is a huge amount of information being discussed and recognise this may be overwhelming and sometimes conflicting, causing even more worry and stress.
Here are some reliable sources and contacts should you wish to discuss any concerns you may have;
Walsall Children & Young People’s Services 01922 658170
Walsall school nurses, parent text line 07520 634 909
Walsall school Nurses Chat Health line 07480 635 363 ( age 11-19)
Shout crisis text line, Text shout to 85258
Mind 0300 123 3393
Mind Legal advice service 0300 466 6463
Child line 0800 1111
Anxiety UK 0344 775774
Re think mental illness 0300 500 0927
NSPCC 0808 800 5000
Samaritans 116 123