Last updated: 18/09/2020

COVID 19 Updates

Covid19 Privacy Notice

Covid Absence Guide

If your child shows any one of the following symptoms, call for a COVID-19 test straight away via 119. Do not wait to see if the symptoms improve as you may be refused a test. If you are not able to get a test, the child and whole household must isolate for 14 days.

1. New continuous cough

2. High temperature

3. Loss of change to their sense of smell and/or taste


If you do not have a thermometer, you will know your child has a temperature as they feel hot to the touch.Your child will not be able to return to school until the isolation period is complete or a negative test has been presented to the office staff.

Covid Symptoms ? Follow instructions below:

If you have Covid 19 Symptoms, even is you believe it to be a common cold, you must order a Covid test and self isolate for 14 days or until you receive a negative test that you can show results to school. Please order home tests from the link below or cal 119.

https://www.gov.uk/get-coronavirus-test  

If you are suffering from the pollen at the moment or suspect your symptoms could be Covid19 please follow the flowchart below for advise on next steps.

Walsall Health Care

If you have an urgent query or need to contact someone please email S Patel at spatel@hillary.walsall.sch.uk

Free School Meals Eligibility

My circumstances have recently changed and I am now out of work or on a low income. Will I qualify for FSM? 

Information regarding the eligibility criteria for FSM and our online claim form can be found using the following links to websites:  

https://go.walsall.gov.uk/free_school_meals 

https://go.walsall.gov.uk/forms/Application-for-Free-School-Meals 

The Council’s in house FSM benefit team are processing applications from families who apply for Free School Meals.  If you apply, and qualify, we will write to you and also inform your child’s school so they can put arrangements in place for your child.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

We have made some available for parents on the "Activities For Children" tab.

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