Returning to school
Emergency childcare hubs will be operating from 13 locations across the county from this Friday (27 March), Powys County Council has said. School sites in the county will remain open until Thursday, March 26 but only for children of critical workers and the most vulnerable children. The Hubs will operate between 8am and 6pm.
The nearest Hub is Welshpool – Welshpool C. in W. Primary School (Howell Road Site).
To register your child, go to https://tinyurl.com/Emergency-childcare-hubs
To access provision from Friday, March 27 to Friday, April 3, critical workers will need to register their child at their nearest emergency childcare hub by filling in an online form by 9pm on Wednesday, March 25.
What is coronavirus?
A coronavirus is a type of virus. As a group, coronaviruses are common across the world. COVID-19 is a new strain of coronavirus first identified in Wuhan City, China in December 2019.
What we are currently doing?
To help stop the spread of germs and bugs you may have noticed we have introduced more frequent hand washing in school. In addition we have tissues and hand sanitiser in each classroom and we have ordered hands free sanitiser spensors for school.
Preventing spread of infection
washing your hands often for at least 20 seconds - with soap and water, or use alcohol sanitiser if hand washing facilities are not available.
covering your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throwing the tissue in a bin. Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth with un washed hands.
pupils, students, staff and visitors should wash their hands:
on arrival at school
after using the toilet
after breaks and sporting activities
before eating any food, including snacks
Welcome to Berriew School
A message from Mr Clarke
Welcome to the website of Berriew CP School. We hope that you find the information useful and that you will make our school your first choice for the learning journey of your child.
We are proud of our friendly and inclusive school that expects children to work hard and to "Reach for the stars" in everything they do. We believe it is a school which is committed to providing a stimulating, creative environment so that all our children enjoy learning, make outstanding progress and reach their potential.
By offering a rich, diverse and creative curriculum, we are constantly striving to provide high quality learning opportunities which engage, challenge and inspire all our pupils.
We believe that children learn best when parents take an active part in their learning. We see parents as partners in the education of their children and greatly value their contribution to school life.
Our school is a joyful, vibrant place which buzzes with enthusiasm for learning.
I look forward to welcoming you into our school community.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.