Coronavirus (COVID-19)

David Nieper Academy prioritises the welfare of students and staff and is closely following the health advice being given to educational settings by government. The Academy is communicating with parents and is prepared to take every sensible precaution to safeguard the health and well-being of  the school community.

Free School Meals – Vouchers for those students eligible to receive Free School Meals are being issued today and tomorrow. This will be a Tesco voucher which is for two weeks at £15 per week per student.  It covers the weeks commencing Monday 23 March 2020 and Monday 30 March 2020. If you have any issues please let us know by calling the Finance team or emailing

Norway trip 2021 – latest update – 3 April 2020

Closure of educational settings – Information for Parents & Carers – 1 April 2020

COVID-19 Information for older children

Outward Bound residential trip – Postponement

Students On-line safety

Year 11 & Year 13 letter – March 2020

Parent letter – Home Learning Protocol – 20 March 2020

Parent letter – Coronavirus – 20 March 2020

Emergency school place – decision maker

Guidance for schools on maintaining educational provision

Parent letter – Coronavirus – 19 March 2020

Parent letter – Coronavirus – 17 March 2020

Stay at home Guidance

Updated Government  statement

Logging on to SMHW and School Email

Outward Bound – Parents’ Information Evening 18 March 2020 cancelled

Yorkshire Wildlife Park trip – postponement