What should I do if my child has symptoms of COVID-19?
Keep your child off school and book a PCR test immediately. No one else in your household needs to self-isolate providing the following apply:
- they are fully vaccinated
- they are below the age of 18 years and 6 months
- they have taken part in or are currently part of an approved COVID-19 vaccine trial
- they are not able to get vaccinated for medical reasons
Should I send my child into school if someone in my household has symptoms of COVID-19?
Yes – your child should continue coming into school as normal. If the person in your household receives a positive PCR test then you are advised to keep your child off school until they have received a negative PCR test result.
Should I send my child into school if someone in my household tests positive for COVID-19?
You are advised to obtain a PCR test as soon as possible and return to school as soon receive a negative result.
How can I book a PCR test?
If you need to book a PCR test, please click on the link below:
Where can I find information regarding vaccines for children?
The NHS are currently running a vaccination program in schools for all young people aged 12 – 17. If you require further information regarding the vaccine please click on the link below: