Online Back To School Workshops for Children, Young People and Parent/Carers in Kirklees

COVID 19 has been a challenging time for everyone and as a School we endeavour to provide support and guidance for the transition into “the new normal”. Local charity Northorpe Hall are providing free workshops over the coming months for Children, Young People & their Parents/Carers. Some of the courses include Back to School, Building Resilience & Maintaining Positive Emotional Well-being. Please see the link below to sign up for any of their courses.

Places can be booked online at

Back to School – Primary: For children in primary school aged 8-11 must be accompanied by a parent/carer
Is your child worried about returning to school and the changes that may have taken place due to social distancing and the break in education? This practical workshop is for children and parents/carers to explore together some strategies to support this transition.

Back to School – Secondary: For young people aged 11-16 retuning to secondary education
Are you struggling with the thought of going back to an education setting after covid-19? Join us online for an hour to help you explore your feelings towards this change and give practical advice and ideas on how to manage this transition.

Back to School – Post 16: For young people aged 16-18 returning to a post 16 provision
Are you struggling with the thought of going back to an education setting after covid-19? This workshop may be for you, join us online for an hour to explore your strengths, challenges and life in lockdown! This workshop looks at how to build your resilience through the transition back to life after covid using a toolkit that looks at routines, self-care and coping strategies

Back to School Support for Parent/Carers:
Do you want to find out more about how you can support your child in preparing to return to education? This workshop looks to provide parents and carers a chance to explore and discuss practical ideas and advice on supporting children and young people back into school.