COVID-19 Updates

Click on links below to view the most recent updates regarding the operation of Ellis Guilford School during the coronavirus outbreak.

Further information will be released as soon as possible.

06 April 2020

12:45pm – Mr Powell has published a letter for all parents/carers of our Year 11 students following further publication from Ofqual regarding this years examination and results. Click the link below to read.

12:30pm – Our check in process will continue throughout the Easter break. This week’s check in has been sent out to via Google Classroom. Click the link below to read the guide on how students are to check in.

03 April 2020

2:30pm – Mr Powell has published a letter to round of the end of term. Click the link below to view:

30 March 2020

3:50pm – We have published a letter and step by step guide to assist with the student check in process that is taking place every week. Please click on the link below:

9:00am – We have published the next edition of the Ellis Guilford Gazette. This edition features a letter from the Principal as well as celebrating student success from the last 7 day’s. Click the link below to view:

27 March 2020

9:55am – Unfortunately, we are currently experiencing an issue with our telephone line. This fault has been reported and we hope it is resolved as soon as possible.

In the meantime, please email:

We apologise for any inconvenience.

26 March 2020

12:00pm – We are really pleased with the how students are engaging with their home learning! If you have no internet at home and therefore require work to be posted home, we need to know by 12pm tomorrow (Friday 27 March). Unfortunately, we cannot complete any requests after this time due to the limited number of staff on school site .

25 March 2020

12:30pm Free School Meal vouchers can be collected from our Main Reception between 9:00am – 3:00pm daily. These vouchers last for two week and can be used in Asda for groceries.

If you cannot collect the vouchers yourself, you can nominate another adult to collect on your behalf. Email the school beforehand at: and bring ID.

24 March 2020

5:20pm – We have launched a new page for ‘Enrichment Activities’. This page will constantly be updated with resources that our students can access. These resources are all independent for students to take part in during their spare time, should they wish. Click the link below to be directed to the page.

11:40am – We have published a list of examinations boards that we use for each subject to aid with online revision on platforms such as GCSEPod and BBC Bitesize. Click the link below to view the list.

10:00am – Mr Powell has published a letter for all Year 11 students. Click the link below to read.

23 March 2020

3:00pm – All students will have received their weekly check in this morning. Every Monday, we will send a Google Form round to all students via Google Classroom for them to complete by 10:10am on Wednesday. We are doing this as a way of keeping in touch and recording attendance. Please support us by encouraging your child to complete this form. If it is not completed, a follow up procedure is in place.

2:10pm – Due to limited staffing on school site, we cannot answer every phone call. We request that you refrain from calling the school if possible. You can contact us via email at:

If you have a query regarding the work set or an issue with a Chromebook, you can complete the form in the following link: and a member of staff will get in contact with you.

12:45pm – Read the letter below for information on how to collect Free School Meal vouchers from the School.

10:50am – We have launched another page with content based on Student Welfare during school closure, click the link below to view:

10:15am – HegartyMaths are currently experiencing a longer wait in loading times due to the large volume of users attempting to access the website. Please be patient and keep trying.