"It was so good to get back to 'normal'..."
A school is a mere office building without its pupils and staff. It was such a surreal feeling to return in January without our girls. Live online lessons are a reasonable consolation for not being in school but there’s only so much “use the chat to answer”, “you’re on mute” and “can you see the screen”, that any pupil or staff can take.
Schools are about people of all ages and cultures interacting with each other on a daily basis and becoming a better person for the experience. Welcoming the girls and staff back on the 8th March was the lift that we all needed. It might have only been for three weeks but, we carried on as normal. See for yourself…