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help prevent covid-19



  • Keep 1m+ away but preferably 2m away from other people when you are out of the house.
  • Walk or cycle to school if you can – avoid public transport.
  • Do not share cars with people outside your household
  • Wear face coverings when required.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or sleeve (not your hands when you cough or sneeze and throw the tissue straight away.


if your child has symptoms of covid 19

  • Keep them at home for 10 days.
  • Other household members to self isolate for 14 days.
  • Request a COVID-19 test immediately. or call 119.
  • Inform the school.
  • Please do not panic other parents by sending whatsapp or social media messages. We will inform parents if a child has been tested positively.

if your child has a positive covid-19 test.

  • Complete the 10-days isolation.
  • Other house-hold members to isolate for 14 days.
  • Inform the school.
  • Share contacts with NHS Test and Trace.

IF NHS TEST AND TRACE tells you that your child is ‘a contact’

  • Keep your child at home for 14 days.
  • Inform the school.


  • Self-isolate for at least 10 days from when your symptoms started.
  • All household members need to isolate for 14 days (therefore children should not come to school).
  • Please get tested as soon as possible.
  • Inform the school.

final reminders

  • Do not enter the school grounds unless you must come to the office. Only one visitor will be allowed in the building at at time
  • Please wear a face mask when visiting the office.
  • If you have a query, please use email or phone rather than coming into school.
  • Please email absence notifications to the school where possible
  • Do not crowd around the gates in the morning or after school. Please head home as soon as you have dropped off your child or collected your child.
  • Maintain social distancing
  • Do not listen to rumours about staff having or not having the virus.  Rest assured that we will inform if one of our staff members has been tested positive. 

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