Back to school

More information and guidance

The government has also issued guidance for parents and carers on the return to school in September which can be found here on their website.

If you have any COVID-19 questions, including support available if your family needs to self-isolate, please contact the COVID-19 Helpline: 020 7473 9711 (1-7pm, 7 days a week) or [email protected].

For the latest up to date information about COVID-19 become a Newham COVID-19 Champion by visiting

Newham is currently piloting the new NHS Test and Trace app. If you have questions about the app or the pilot please visit 

You can read the Newham guide for families (PDF) which discusses what we can all do to keep our schools, our families and ourselves safe during COVID-19.

Healthy School Streets

Our Healthy School Streets programme aims to improve the street environment outside schools across the Borough.