Return To College Hub | March 2021

Assembly | Home Testing

Mr Dickinson provides some guidance for students and their families around the COVID-19 tests which will be conducted at home. Please watch the video below.

Assembly | COVID-19 Tests at Cowley

Mr Cormack has put together a presentation which explains the process and procedure students will undertake for their Lateral Flow Testing at Cowley. Please watch the video below.

HOW TO | Register for your COVID (Lateral Flow) Test

Mr Cormack goes through the registration process you’ll need to complete on your mobile phone ahead of your Lateral Flow Tests (COVID tests) for the return to school. Please watch the video below.

Covid-19 Risk Assessment

COVID-19 Risk Assessment – updated March 2021

Arrival at College

To avoid congestion, we will use more entrance gates with each year group allocated a preferred gate.

YearEntranceMeet and greet zone
7Gamble Avenue and canteen gateCanteen
8Lower Gamble Avenue gateLower West playground
9Princess Avenue gate (bottom of playground)Lower East playground
10Gamble Avenue or East Wing gateTop West playground
11East entrance by science or Gamble AvenueTop East playground

Letter to Parents – Wider opening of schools

St Helens Council have written a letter to parents regarding the wider opening of schools from week commencing 8th March. A copy of the letter has been emailed to all parents and is also available by clicking here.

Assembly (March 1)

Headteacher Mr Cormack talks you through the processes and procedures in place for a safe return to Cowley from week commencing March 8th and goes through some of the things you need to be doing to get yourselves ready for the return.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

We have put together the answers to some of the key questions surrounding the return to College in March 2021. Click the link below to access.

Click here for Frequently Asked Questions – Return to Cowley (March 2021)

Letters to parents & students regarding Test appointments & return dates to College

Year 7

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

Letter to parents | Lateral Flow Testing at College

Please read the letter from Headteacher Mr Cormack about Lateral Flow Testing and Parental Consent – click here to read.

Letter to students & parents | Sixth Form Lateral Flow Testing at College

Please read the letter from Director of Sixth Form Mrs Faulkner about Lateral Flow Testing and consent forms – click here to read.

Parent check list

The standards of uniform and equipment has not changed at Cowley.  Please ensure your child is prepared and meets the uniform policy requirements. 

We have put together a check list for you to help prepare for the return to College – please click here.

Lateral Flow Testing – storyboard

If you are feeling anxious or nervous about the Lateral Flow Testing which will be taking place in College, please take a look at the following storyboard.

Lateral Flow Testing – social situation storyboard

Video message – 5th March

Video message – 2nd March

Video message – 25th February

Assembly (February 24)

Mr Dickinson provides an update and information about the return to College in this week’s online assembly, please watch the video below.

Video message – 24th February

Launch video for the countdown to the Return to Cowley