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Home Learning

Remote Learning Notice 4th February to 12th February 2021

Thank you for visiting our Remote Learning page. 

Whilst school is temporarily closed to all children and staff, assignments will be set by subject teams and uploaded to Microsoft Teams. Staff will be available throughout the day on Microsoft Teams to support pupils learning. We will be distributing school laptops to pupils at home to enable them to complete their assignments. 

Positive Parenting Tips For School Life at Home

How to Support Home Learning Parent Fact Sheet

Home Learning Online Safety Guide

Home Learning Various Educational Website Links

Pupil Microsoft Teams Guide To Logging In

Parent / Carer Letter Microsoft Teams 26/11/2020


Video Guides

Please see the video guides below for support with using Teams:

Student Guide to Using Teams

Student Guide to Completing Assignments in Microsoft Teams

Staying Safe Online Internet Matters


Live Demonstration - St Helens Council and Microsoft

There is also a ‘Teams for Families’ live demonstration with St Helens Council and Microsoft taking place on Wednesday 13th January 4pm – 5pm. You can join this event by clicking here:


Access Teams Through PlayStation or Xbox

There is a way to access Teams through a PlayStation or Xbox if your child has one of these consoles while you are waiting for a school laptop to be delivered:

Instructions for Xbox/PlayStation Teams Access Document


Learning Activities

You will also find a wealth of other learning activities in the links below in the Home Learning area of our website. Use the menu below to see a full list of our home learning pages.

Contact the School

Penkford School

Wharf Road
WA12 9XZ

Main Contact: Ms A Kyle

Report an Absence: Mrs R Savage

Safeguarding: Mr D Francis or Mr J Mckune

Family Support: Mrs Y Hall

SEN: Mrs J Jackson

Curriculum: Mrs N Laughton

Careers: Miss F Maxwell

Tel: 01744 678745
Fax: 01744 678748

SEN Contact: Mrs Janet Jackson

SEN Email:

Penkford School. Wharf Road, Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside WA12 9XZ

Tel: 01744 678745 | Fax: 01744 678748 | Email:

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