I am sure that the news of another change to isolation periods, so soon after the previous change, has left people with a range of emotions and confusion.  This is absolutely understandable and it is our intention to try and make this as clear as possible for our families. Regardless of the changes


What has been announced? From Tuesday 11th January, in England, people without symptoms who then have a positive LFD test result will no longer have to take a PCR test to confirm their status. Instead, anyone who has a positive LFD test result must report their result online or by calling 119, and s


I would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year from all at Harlow Green.  We very much hope that you have all had the enjoyable, restful, and safe Christmas you have all needed. Staff are in training today with a specific focus on teaching and learning as well as curriculum development.  Regardles


As you will be aware, the Prime Minister has announced that the nation will move to their ‘Plan B’, as a consequence of the Omicron variant of Covid-19.  This requires a reintroduction to our lives of some of the simpler restrictions with an aim of slowing the spread during this uncertain time.


As we move towards some sort of normality and restrictions are eased, schools still must manage various aspects for their large communities.  Within Gateshead, Covid-19 management is done in conjunction with the Council’s Public Health Team so that there is a common approach across all our schools.


On behalf of all the staff and Governors at Harlow Green Primary, we very much hope that families have had an enjoyable and relaxing holiday.  Although the weather has been mixed, the chance to spend quality time with loved ones will have been essential for recharging the batteries, after such as c


As you will be aware, the government is moving the country to Stage 4 of their road map, in respect of reducing restrictions.  However, this comes a week before the majority for schools close for the summer which is causing great confusion about how schools will manage cases in the last week of ter