Coronavirus/Covid-19: Support, Guidance and Advice

Reporting Illness

If your child is absent from school due to illness, please can you phone the school office on 01484 504544 by 9.15am so the class teacher can be informed.

COVID Symptoms

If you have any of the main symptoms of COVID-19, even if they are mild the follow these steps.

  1. Get a PCR test to check if you have COVID-19 as soon as possible
  2. Stay at home and do not have visitors (self isolate) until you get your test results.  Check with the NHS if people who live with need to isolate.

 Symptoms include;

    • Fever
    • Persistent new cough
    • Loss of taste or smell

You can receive help and advice by ringing the NHS on 111

Diarrhoea / Vomiting

If your child has had diarrhoea and / or vomiting it is the schools policy, in accordance with Public Health England (Guidance on Infection Control in schools and other childcare settings) that the pupil is kept away from school for at least 48 hours once symptoms have passed.