Please find below a statement from the Leader of the Council, Cllr Ian Ward, Cabinet Member for Children’s Wellbeing Cllr Kate Booth and Cabinet Member for Education, Skills and Culture Cllr Jayne Francis. This document reinforces Birmingham’s position that we support the phased reopening of schools only when it is safe to do so and also emphasises the need for risk assessments.

 

This has been published on the council website at https://www.birmingham.gov.uk/news/article/618/statement_on_re-opening_of_birmingham_schools.

 

And also available here : 1134tr-Reopening-of-Schools.pdf