Letters and School News
When letters and NeneGate's latest news are sent home or made available online they will appear on this page as well as the home page. We hope that this will aid better communication between the college and parents/carers.
2019 - 2020 Academic Year
School Letters (Latest at the top)
School News (Latest at the top)
All parents/Carers - Please read the local authorities Risk Assessment letter
Lisa the school's therapist is offering her services during this lockdown. She is available every Wednesday between 12 and 3 for students and 3 until 4 for parents/carers. If you are interested please let your class TA know when they ring. This is a good opportunity to talk to somebody during this difficult time
If you are struggling to manage your own anxiety, please read and watch the video on 7 strategies to manage anxiety.
FSM - If you are encountering issues regarding your free school meal vouchers please email Edenred customer services on complimentsselect-UK@edenred.com. The schools URN number is 135386. Unfortunately, the staff at Nenegate School are unable to assist you any further due to this being a government scheme.
We have been given a fab link to a free book on the coronavirus - a free book for children. It helps answer any questions children may have.
We are in the process of arranging free school meal vouchers for the parents/carers who are entitled to them. Due to high volume of schools applying for them the process is taking longer. Please note we are doing everything we can to get vouchers emailed to you as soon as possible. In the meantime please read the initiatives FAQ's and visit their website http://www.freeschoolmeals.co.uk/
Due to the government increasing the UK's lockdown measures school will remain closed as well as all parent/carers consultations on Monday 20th April has been postponed. We will keep you updated.
If you think you are entitled to free school meals download this letter and if you are complete the following registration form
Please have a read of the Peterborough's Family Information Service with regards to Early help and Corona Virus advice
If you find yourself struggling during this lockdown or need someone to talk too 'Centre 33' are still open for all students aged between 14-19.
Helpline number: 0333 4141809 (open daily 12-4pm)
Website address: www.centre33.org.uk
Please view the latest information for parents & carers on closures of education settings
Beginning Monday 20 April, BBC Bitesize will publish daily online lessons for all ages. We will also have a new dedicated TV channel full of learning content, podcasts on BBC Sounds and loads of educational video on iPlayer. Please click the link or visit the students page
We will be issuing vouchers to parents and carers entitled to Free School Meals on the 20th April. The value will be £15 per week. To do this we need to have a live email address to send them to. Tutor staff will contact you over the next few days to take your preferred email address.
If you have any safeguarding concerns or need advice during this period of shut down please call 07493022931 and speak to Jane Love. Additionally, please visit the safeguarding page
From Monday 30th March there will not be any staff in school. Please see the Full closure letter
School will be closed to all students from Tuesday 24th March. Please see the latest school letter
For advice on how to access local food banks please click on the latest school letter
Under the students page there are work packs and links which students can access to complete work
All parents can access Twinkl which is a fantastic resource to allow learning from home. Please click the link www.twinkl.co.uk/offer and enter the code UKTWINKLHELPS