The main symptoms of Coronavirus are:
- A high temperature
- A new continuous cough
- Loss or change in sense of smell/taste
If your child has any of these symptoms your child MUST NOT attend school.
Let the school know
Book a PCR test here: https://www.gov.uk/get-coronavirus-test
Your child cannot return until the result is negative or you have completed the advised isolation time.
Lateral Flow Device tests which are only to be used for family members age 11 years+ - they SHOULD NOT be used on younger children.
If an older child or adult receives a positive LFD test they will need to have a PCR test as well.
From 16 August, if you are a contact of someone who has COVID-19 and you are fully vaccinated, or aged under 18 years 6 months, you will not be required to self-isolate (this means that siblings of someone that has Covid-19 or who have been a close contact, can attend school as normal (unless otherwise advised by Track and Trace).