Category: Letters

Year 11 Parents evening – January 2022

Year 11 Parents Evening Thursday 20th January 2022 Dear Parents/carers At Shire Oak, we feel that the key to a student’s success lies in a working partnership between us, the student and the parents. With this in mind, we would like to invite you to make appointments for our annual parents evening on Thursday January […]

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Reporting Absence

Reporting Absence From 1st of November 2021, we’re pleased to announce that Shire Oak Academy is introducing a new, more efficient and secure system for reporting your child’s absence, called Studybugs. If you haven’t already, please get the free Studybugs app, or register on the Studybugs website, and use it to tell us whenever your […]

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The Black Country Foodbank

Dear Parents/Carers, The Black Country Foodbank was started in June 2006, and is a Christian-based charitable organisation set up to feed local people experiencing real hardship by meeting their most basic need for food. The foodbank helps vulnerable individuals and families in crisis through the provision of 3 days of emergency food supplies and toiletries […]

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Mask update May 2021

Dear Parents/Carers The Prime Minister has announced that students will no longer be required to wear face coverings in schools from 17th May.  The Prime Minister’s statement can be read here.  All other protective measures remain in place and regular (twice a week)  rapid testing will continue to help find and isolate asymptomatic cases when […]

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Mercian Trust and Q3 Merger

Dear Parents/Carers,    As you know, together with our MAT (the Mercian Trust), we are consulting on a proposal to merge with the Q3 Academies Trust.  I first want to reassure you, there are no plans to change the Academy’s Admissions Policy, the uniform or the Academy day.  We are proud of our unique ethos […]

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