​​Welcome to Halton Virtual School 


This website was last updated 31-07-2020

(List of updates can be found at the bottom of this page)

The aim of this website is to provide information for our children in care and care leavers and all those who are involved in working with and supporting them.

This is a developing website so we will be constantly updating and adding more pages and resources to each section.

If you feel that there is any information that would be useful for us to include or if you have any questions that we currently don't have answers for on the site, please get in touch with us.

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We will be continuously updating our website to provide our children, young people and parents/carers with as much support and guidance as possible particularly in relation to developments related to the coronavirus. 

Latest guidance for education and childcare settingshttps://www.gov.uk/coronavirus/education-and-childcare
Covid-19 FAQs: what you can and can't do nowFAQs - Things you can and can't do


Guidance for parents and carers

Government info for Autumn term 2020

EO learning at home guidance ( March 2020).pdf

* Gov.uk list of online education resources for home education *

Advice for parents and carers looking after children with SEND 

Support CYP's mental health and wellbeing

Guidance around the provisions being made for vulnerable children and young peopleCoronavirus (COVID-19): guidance on vulnerable children and young people
Support in explaining coronavirus and social distancing rules to children

Coronavirus - A Book for Children

Gruffalo and friends explaining social distancing

Children's Commissioner - Guide to Coronavirus.pdf

Guidance for Summer 2020 grades for GCSE, AS and A Level Qualifications

Ofqual Guidance for Summer 2020 Qualifications.pdf

Results days:

A Level - Thursday 13th August 2020

GCSE - Thursday 20th August 2020


Unfortunately our current activity programme has been postponed until further notice however all school aged children and young people should be receiving a "Keeping in Touch" activity parcel in the next week or so with resources and activities to keep them busy over the summer holiday.  Click here fore more information.

We are working on expanding the downloadable resources available from our website and also signposting to relevant websites and apps for parents/carers to use with their children.  Please use the tabs at the top of the page to see fun ideas for learning at home as well as more key stage or subject specific resources.


​ Information updated on:

* Home Page - all links for current guidelines have been updated

 Keeping in Touch Activity Packs - activity parcels for school aged children and young people