Parental and Student Briefings

Briefings for each year group have been recorded and the links/videos are available below. These briefings will hopefully answer some questions for both parents and students, as well as showing students some of the practicalities in place for their return to school. (Please scroll down the page for instructions on how to view the links on Microsoft Teams)

Year 7 – Mr Metcalfe:

Year 8 – Mr Anderson:

Year 9 – Miss Mulholland:

Year 11 – Mr Tidmarsh:


Viewing a Teams Live Event on a Phone or Tablet

  • Click the relevant link above
  • It will load in your default web browser and take you to a page that looks like the picture below. (If the page doesn’t load and you are using the Safari Browser – try a different browser as Microsoft’s support for Safari is varied. Google Chrome or Firefox would be the best options)

  • Download the app – if you had it downloaded already, press the ‘Open it’ option. If you needed to download it – when it’s finished, following the link again and choose ‘Open it’
  • When the app opens you will see the screen below – You can ‘Join as a guest’


Viewing a Teams Live event on a Laptop or PC

  • Click the relevant link above
  • It will load in your default web browser and take you to a page that looks like the picture below. (If the page doesn’t load and you are using the Safari Browser – try a different browser as Microsoft’s support for Safari is varied. Google Chrome or Firefox would be the best options)

  • Choose the ‘Watch on the web instead’ option
  • You can opt to ‘Join anonymously’

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