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Remote Access

Remote access is available to all staff and pupils with a school network user account. Staff and pupils are able to access several systems remotely, including access to email, the Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), staff portal and remote desktop

Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) - Under development

The VLE  is the core system provided for staff and pupils allowing them to work on projects and coursework inside and outside of school.

The VLE gives access to:

Shared essential information including:

  • e-safety
  • calendars 

Learning Resources including:

  • curriculum specific resources
  • revision resources for Y6 pupils
  • assigned tasks including homework
  • collaborative tools including forums and journals

The VLE acts as a portal to other school systems such as Microsoft Outlook Web Access (OWA), MIS, and Sharepoint for school users.


Concord Junior School provides remote access to email accounts via Microsoft Outlook Web Access (OWA). 

Remote Desktop Connection

A remote desktop connection allows staff to connect to the school network as if they were sitting at a computer in school. Much of the software and networked drives they use on a regular basis are available so they can work from their home computer seamlessly.

Details on how to use Remote desktop connection will be provided to those staff that require it.