• Covid-19

School Effectiveness COVID-19 Risk Assessment Plan

COVID 19 SYMPTOMS:

· a high temperature – this means you feel hot to touch on your chest or back (you do not need to measure your temperature

· a new, continuous cough – this means coughing a lot for more than an hour, or 3 or more coughing episodes in 24 hours (if you usually have a cough, it may be worse than usual)

· a loss or change to your sense of smell or taste – this means you’ve noticed you cannot smell or taste anything, or things smell or taste different to normal

WHAT YOU MUST DO:

· IF YOUR CHILD DISPLAYS SYMPTOMS YOU MUST NOT SEND THEM INTO SCHOOL:

· Please keep them at home whilst you arrange a PCR test for them and await the results.
· Please let the school know why your child is absent.
· Whilst your child is off school they will be provided with learning that they can undertake at home, providing they are well.
· When test results are through, you must phone the school before you send your child back in

IF A SCHOOL AGED SIBLING HAS TESTED POSITIVE BY PCR TEST  PLEASE DO NOT SEND OUR PUPIL TO SCHOOL :

· Please keep them at home whilst you arrange a PCR test for them and await the result.
· Please let the school know why your child is absent.

·If the result is negative ,our pupil is asked to undertake a daily lateral flow test (LFD) for ten days thereafter.

IF ANY OTHER MEMBER OF YOUR CHILD’S HOUSEHOLD TESTS POSITIVE:

·You are advised to arrange for a PCR test for your child.

·Your child can come into school whilst awaiting the results of the PCR test; providing that the child themselves has no symptoms 

IF YOUR CHILD TESTS POSITIVE:

· Please keep them at home for the recommended-self isolation period.
· Please let the school know why your child is absent.
· Whilst your child is off school they will be provided with learning that they can undertake at home, providing they are well.

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