Spring Term Arrangements

Our top priority continues to be the safety of your child, your family and all our staff.

We will continue to post further information of our arrangements for the Spring Term here.



Department for Education coronavirus (COVID-19) helpline

The Department for Education coronavirus (COVID-19) helpline is available to answer questions about coronavirus (COVID-19) relating to education and children’s social care. Staff, parents and young people can contact this helpline by calling:

Phone: 0800 046 8687

Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 8am to 6pm

Useful Websites:

Government Guidance

Handwashing advice


Student Support

Parent Support

'Top tips for understanding your teenager in the ‘new normal’’ - by Dr Dickon Bevington - a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at the Anna Freud Centre and in the NHS

For further information: 

The Anna Freud Centre have resources for parents and carers here.

Young Minds also have resources for Parents here.

The Big Penzance Resource List

Looking after a child or young person's mental health

Early Help Hub - Information Leaflet

Useful Support Information from Cornwall Council

The Big Penzance Community Resource List!

Parents Guide to Satchel:one (Show my Homework)

SEN Information and Resources

Cornwall Educational Psychology Service

Coronavirus Scams

How to support home learning

Useful numbers and contacts for concerns queries questions and guidance

COVID-19 school closure arrangements for Safeguarding and Child Protection at Humphry Davy School.

Safeguarding procedures for supporting/communication with children not in school


Where can I go to get support to help keep my child safe online?

There is a lot of support available to keep your child safe online. Below are some useful links to help parents and carers:

  • Thinkyouknow (advice from the National Crime Agency to stay safe online)
  • Internet matters (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • Parent info (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • LGfL (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • Net-aware (support for parents and careers from the NSPCC)

Remote Learning

Risk Assessments

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