How will this summer’s grades be awarded?

AQA is one of the organisation responsible for assessing exams in schools, including GCSEs, A levels, EPQs and technical and vocational qualifications. Now that this summer’s exams have now been cancelled, AQA has confirmed how grades will be awarded. Ofqual has confirmed a new process for grading, which it’s also asked teachers to respond to. …


Is Covid-19 causing you financial hardship?

If you’re struggling as a result of the Covid-19 outbreak, Liverpool City Council has an ‘Urgent Needs’ Fund for people who’re currently experiencing hardship, due to the outbreak. The fund is open to anyone experiencing the following issues: People who have no food, gas or electricity People who have received benefit sanctions or who have …




Childcare hubs

Liverpool City Council has set up new childcare hubs which are opening today (Monday 23 March). For a full list of sites catering for the children of key workers – alongside a list of key worker jobs – please click here.



Barclays apprentice parent insight sessions – an invitation

Barclays is inviting all Studio parents to a ‘virtual’ insight events during National Apprenticeship Week in February. National Apprenticeship Week takes place from 3 to 7 February 2020, celebrating apprenticeships across the country, recognising and applauding apprenticeship successes across the country. 2020 marks Barclays’ biggest ever year for apprenticeships, and it is inviting parents to …