Birches Head Academy



Helplines And Websites For Parents Stoke Staffs


Definition Of Critical Workers

Further details on exams and grades

New guidance for households with possible covid-19 infection  Issued 17th March 2020

Corona virus-covid-19/guidance-to-educational-settings-Updated 16th Mar2020

Contact Staff Email Address

School Trips

We appreciate that this is a concern for some parents and we are looking into these. If the trips are officially cancelled, we will action a refund. 
Parents who have paid more than is necessary at this stage (eg paid in full when not necessary) should contact the school if they require a refund of the amount overpaid- 

Read the latest advice from the Public Health Agency 


Please see below some great websites with valuable and useful information on for all regarding Coronavirus-COVID – 19.  Students are starting to ask questions and both would be appropriate to show to students.

If you require a paper copy of any of the pages / documents published on this website, please click here and complete the form stating which page(s) / document(s) you require along with your name and address.

Thursday 26th March

Parents/carers of students who are eligible for free school meals (FSM) should receive an e-mail/text today asking to choose a FSM e-voucher from a selection of 4 supermarkets. This will then trigger the voucher being sent overnight to use for 6 days. Friday 27th March and Monday 30th March to Friday 3rd April.

It is anticipated the vouchers will be sent out on a weekly basis.