News Archive

Developing our Partnership

Developing our Partnership Dear Parents and Carers Developing our partnership We met with the Rotherham Parents Carers Forum earlier this week to respond to questions from parents and carers.  The relationship between the Newman School and TEAM Education Trust is still in its infancy.  We clearly both share a deep commitment to provide a great

Read More »

Letter 13th June 2022

Letter RCPF 13/06/22 Newman School – Meet the Provider Following the decision by the department for education (DFE) we now know the chosen academy by the regional schools commissioner will be Team Education Trust. A letter was recently sent out to all Newman families introducing themselves. Rotherham Parent Carers Forum (RPCF) would like to facilitate

Read More »

Letter to parents 07/06/22

Letter 07/06/22 Monday 27th June is now an additional training day for all staff at all sites for Newman School. School will be closed to all pupils on this day.

Read More »

Safeguarding – Raising a concern

Safeguarding – Raising a concern If you are concerned about a child please contact Newman School on 01709 828262 asking to speak to the Designated Safeguarding Lead or email office@newmanschool.co.uk Alternatively, please contact Rotherham Multi-Agency Safeguarding hub on 01709 336080

Read More »

Covid Update – 22nd March 2022

COVID-19 Update – March 2022 Dear Parent/ Carer, At Newman, and specifically at the Whiston site, we have had a significant uptick in the number of COVID-19 positive cases in school. Following local authority, NHS, and public health advice on testing, self-isolation, and managing confirmed cases of Covid-19, we have below updated our school mitigation

Read More »

Ofsted Report – Mar 2022

Ofsted Report – Mar 2022 14th  March 2022 Dear Parent/ Carer, On November 3rd/4th 2021 Newman had an Ofsted inspection. As you will be aware that there was a lot of change and challenge going on with Covid, the move and staff absence. and the reason why there has been a delay in the report

Read More »

Ofsted and NSPCC Letter – 2nd March 2022

Ofsted and NSPCC Letter – 2nd March 2022 Dear Parent/ Carer, On November 3rd/4th 2021 Newman had an Ofsted inspection. The report is due to be made public on Tuesday 8th March. A further review of safeguarding from the NSPCC, carried out since the inspection, found significant strengths and was positive about Newman Safeguarding practices

Read More »

Covid Update – December 15th 2021

COVID Update – December 15th 2021 Dear Parent/ Carer, I am sending two letters out today. This is the short version, there is a second, more detailed version linked to this and on Facebook and the Website and contains the information from the Government as advice to all schools. Please look at this as well.

Read More »

Update – December 2021

COVID Update – December 2021 Dear Parent/ Carer, A new COVID-19 variant of concern has been identified in the UK. Concerns are that the new variant, called Omicron, can spread more quickly and may be more likely to cause reinfections of COVID-19.  The Department for Education encourages the wearing of masks in school and we

Read More »

Ofsted Inspection – 3rd November 2021

Ofsted Inspection – 3rd November 2021 We have had notice that Ofsted are inspecting Newman School tomorrow, 3rd November 2021. If parents / carers wish to complete the survey it can be found here: https://parentview.ofsted.gov.uk/

Read More »
Scroll to Top