Category: Children’s services

237 Children’s services posts found.

Primary school admissions figures for 2021 announced

16/04/2021
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Families in Shropshire are today (Friday 16 April 2021) finding out whether their children have been offered a reception place at their preferred primary…

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Further, new statement: Oak tree in Featherbed Lane, Shrewsbury

24/03/2021

Following a further assessment of an oak tree on Featherbed Lane, Shrewsbury, Shropshire Council is working on a revision to the scheme…

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Statement: Oak tree on Featherbed Lane, Shrewsbury

23/03/2021

In response to some claims circulating on social media yesterday regarding an oak tree on Featherbed Lane, Shrewsbury, we want to ensure…

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Funding will help disadvantaged families buy school uniforms and shoes

12/03/2021
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Shropshire Council is to provide schools with funding that can be used to support disadvantaged families with buying school uniforms and shoes,…

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Coronavirus: Council’s plea to parents ahead of pupils’ return

04/03/2021

Parents and carers in Shropshire are being urged to observe social distancing and wear face coverings when dropping off and collecting their children…

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Coronavirus: What pupils, parents and staff can expect when face-to-face lessons return

04/03/2021

Shropshire Council is working closely with schools to ensure they are supported and ready to begin face-to-face lessons for all pupils from…

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Shropshire Council to fund provision of free school meals during May half-term holiday

03/03/2021

Thousands of children in the Shropshire Council area are to receive free school meals during the May 2021 half-term holiday. The council…

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Coronavirus: Families encouraged to take-up rapid testing offer ahead of pupils’ return to the classroom

02/03/2021

Shropshire Council is urging households and support bubbles of school pupils and staff to attend one of the county’s rapid testing sites as children prepare to return to…

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Grants available for groups providing Easter holiday activities

02/03/2021
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Groups and organisations that plan to deliver activities to children and young people during the Easter holidays are being invited to apply…

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National Offer Day for secondary school places

01/03/2021
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Today is National Offer Day, when the allocation of secondary school places is made to children across the country (Monday 1 March…

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