Covid 19 National Lockdown January 2021

National Lockdown 5th January 2021 Government guidance  Government website link

Worcestershire County Council Here 2 Help  WCC Here 2 Help website link

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic MAC is committed to providing a high quality education to our children throughout the lockdown period. 


The school safeguarding teams will continue to support our pupils throughout the lockdown period.  If you have a concern about a child during the period, please contact the school designated safeguarding lead.

Key Worker and Vulnerable pupils

As per the government guidelines, our schools are only permitted to remain open for key worker and vulnerable pupils.  The current definition of these two groups can be found using this link GOV.UK Critical workers and Vulnerable children  If you require a place for your child please contact your child’s school direct. 

Remote learning

Details of the individual school plan for remote learning can be found on the school website.  If you have any queries or problems in relation to learning please contact the school contact. 

Free School Meals 

If your child is eligible for free school meals, they’ll continue to receive this while at home either as a supermarket voucher or a food parcel. 

If you wish to apply for free school meals please use this link wcc Free School Meal application

Our Lady of Lourdes MAC Transport 

The MAC Transport provision will continue during lockdown.   Riders have been contacted to apply for a refund if the provision is not required, please email all enquires to




The Department for Education Helpline for Corona Virus is available to parents and staff:

08000 468687 8am - 6pm

MAC Websites

Holy Family MAC
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Our Lady of Lourdes MAC
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IT Support

Support available for staff, students and parents at Our Lady of Lourdes Schools and St Benedict’s

Lourdes IT
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Login to Office365 for staff & students

School Risk Assessments

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