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Information on Coronavirus and School Re-opening 


The school is planning a phased re-opening from 15th June with all pupils who are not extremely clinically vulnerable being offered a part-time placement.

We will continue to support home learning for the days pupils are not in school and for those whose parents do not wish them to, or are not able to, attend at this time

Please see risk assessments below which we have produced to try and keep our school community as safe as possible 

File icon: pdf Risk Assessment Summary [pdf 6MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Covid-19 RISK ASSESSMENT for Great Oaks reopening [pdf 202KB] Click to download

Back to School - Information Video

Home Learning during the Coronavirus Closure 

The school are using ClassDojo and our YouTube Channel to support learning at home during this period of closure.

We now have over 85% of families signed up to and using Class Dojo.

If you would like to know more please email 

Link to our YouTube Channel 


Click on the link below to access our YouTube Channel with lessons and activities uploaded by teachers.

Also appearing our weekly raffle Assembly uploaded at 10.30 every Friday

Great Oaks YouTube Channel 

Advice and Information from the Local Authority

File icon: pdf EHCP RISK ASSESSMENTS - LETTERS FOR PARENTS 12.5.20 [pdf 142KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf SEND COVID 19 UPDATE FOR PARENTS - 31.03.20 [pdf 143KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf UPDATE TO SEND PARENTS RE COVID 19 - 19.03.20 [pdf 133KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf COVID-19 Q&A [pdf 179KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Coronavirus Support from Southampton City Council 1.5.20 [pdf 101KB] Click to download

Government Advice on Vulnerable Young People

Information from Solent NHS Trust 6.4.20

Due to Coronavirus our immunisation programme is currently postponed . Once the Government reinstates school attendance for all, we will be rearranging any sessions that have been delayed. We will, of course, be reviewing this situation in line with Government guidance and recommendations. If you have any questions please contact us via:

Advice if your child is unwell during this pandemic

24th April 2020

File icon: pdf Advice if your child is unwell [pdf 266KB] Click to download

Southampton Mental Health Team Newsletters 

File icon: docx Issue 5 - MHST Secondary Newsletter 13 05 20 [docx 5MB] Click to download
File icon: docx MHST Secondary Newsletter 29.04.20 [docx 2MB] Click to download

Useful links

External Link Icon What every parent should know
Information on COVID-19 from the NHS
External Link Icon Southampton Parent Carer Forum
Information for parents of pupils with SEND