The Wisdom Academy

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The Department for Education identifies disadvantaged pupils as:

  • Eligible for Free School Meals or have been in the last six years;
  • Looked After Children (LAC), or those who have previously looked after by the state, but are now adopted or are subject to a special guardianship order, a child arrangements order or a residence order; Children with parents in the armed forces.


COVID-19 Translated Resources

To help reach communities where English is not the first language, the government has developed new translated materials in a variety of languages. These are available at the links below:


Letter for parents about COVID-19 symptoms

Guidance from Department for Education

Public Health England have produced a letter which explains when a person requires a coronavirus test and what the symptoms of coronavirus are. 

The intention of the letter is to help prevent children being taken out of school unnecessarily and answer some of the questions parents may have around testing.

You can view the letter here.

Translation of guidance for parents and carers on early years providers, schools and colleges in the autumn term

Guidance from Department for Education

Early years providers, schools and colleges in the autumn term: translations for parents and carers

The guidance is available in the following languages:

Parent Letter from Birmingham City Council- Restrictions

Letter to parents re restrictions -BCC



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The Pioneers Academy aims to provide an outstanding education in an engaging and cohesive environment for each student to excel; embedded within a safe and secure Islamic ethos which promotes human values, model citizens and future leaders of our community.