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Coronavirus Updates

Response to Coronavirus

Leaders and staff at Castle Donington College are following Government and Local Authority advice closely, and are responding to this information as the situation develops.

We encourage parents and carers to read Government advice about the action you can take to minimise risk.

We have a plan in place for how we can continue to support students with learning and examination work. Please see the letters below.  We will disseminate information using the links and updates on this webpage and via email. 

The Department for Education has launched a helpline to answer questions about COVID-19 related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline:

Phone: 0800 046 8687
Email: DfE.coronavirushelpline@education.gov.uk
Opening hours: 8am to 6pm (Monday to Friday)

The latest guidance for schools can be found at:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-maintaining-educational-provision/guidance-for-schools-colleges-and-local-authorities-on-maintaining-educational-provision

The latest information about GCSE and other external exams can be found at:  https://www.gov.uk/government/news/updated-statement-on-coronavirus

Information from the Government can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus