Statement Regarding Elliot Burton


After the news this week regarding Elliot Burton, a student at Outwood Academy City Fields, the academy has released a short statement.

A spokesperson for Outwood Academy City Fields said: “We are all heartbroken at the news and would like to extend our sincere condolences and thoughts to Elliot’s family and friends.

“As the school is currently closed for the holidays, students and staff will remember Elliot collectively when the school opens again in September.

“In the meantime, as the school community processes the tragic news, we are trying to put in place some support services for students affected by the news, and once confirmed we will publish these details.”