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26 May

Updated advice to all Early Years providers, Schools and Further Education providers.

Please read the letter to all schools from the Corporate Director for Children, Young People and Education regarding the Coronavirus.

The annual Kent Scheme Pay Award effective from 1 April 2020 is now confirmed.

From the 1 April 2020 the way we deliver our property services will change.

Please read this letter to all Early Years and Childcare Settings from the Corporate Director for Children, Young People and Education regarding the Coronavirus.

On 16 March 2020 the DfE issued updated CoVID-19 guidance for schools and this included basic rules to follow in terms of recording school absences.

Please ensure that the email address that the DfE hold for your school is correct.

A roundup of the Early Years and Childcare training opportunities over the next month from The Education People.

Maidstone and Mid-Kent Mind are offering new dates for their six-week course, ‘Managing Me’, thanks to funding received from Children in Need.

Find out about the latest SEND improvements being made in the Kent SEND Newsletter for February 2020.

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Important information for schools to protect your computer from the current virus threat.


KCC news

Updates and further information on the partial closure of Kent schools, and provision for children and young people, will be published here as it becomes available   Council supporting schools in their preparations to welcome more pupils back from June 1   Head teachers and their staff in schools across Kent are working extremely hard…

A mental health and wellbeing online platform for young people has been extended for all young people across Kent. As part of the Headstart Kent Programme, the Kooth digital mental health support service has already given one in five young people, aged 10 to 16, easy access to an online community of peers and a…

More than 97% of children in Kent will find out today that they have been offered a place at one of the primary schools their family named on their application form. A total of 17,855 pupils applied for a primary school place in Kent for September 2020 (17,411 from Kent and 444 out of county…

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