Category: Letters

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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Message to Parents of Year 7 Starting in September

Dear Parents/Carers, You should have received an email from the Academy including all of the information you require to get your child started at Shire Oak Academy in September 2021.  Within the email, you will find the following: A welcome letter. Linked within this letter is the Student Admission Form, this needs to be completed […]

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Home testing letter to parents March 2021

Dear Parents/Carers, Thank you to everyone who has consented to participate in the lateral flow testing. Our testing is identifying a small number of cases. The procedures for close contacts of positive cases remain the same – isolation and learning from home. Self-Isolation regulations.  I appreciate having just returned to Shire Oak and a sense […]

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