Covid-19 Response

Covid Related School Information

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Catch-up Premium

The Coronavirus Catch-up Premium is being given to schools to fund for specific activities which will help pupils catch up on missed education during the school closure period during lockdown.

More Advice on the Coronavirus

Advice on Symptoms of Covid-19

What to do if your child develops symptoms of Covid-19:

You must inform school immediately if your child develops symptoms of Covid-19.

Symptoms

The most common symptoms of coronavirus (Covid-19) are recent onset of:

  • a new continuous cough
  • a high temperature
  • a loss of, or change in, your normal sense of taste or smell (anosmia)

For most people, coronavirus will be a mild illness.

If your child does develop symptoms, you can seek advice from the NHS website

If you are concerned about your child’s symptoms, or they are worsening you can seek advice from NHS 111 online or by phoning 111.

How to stop Covid-19 spreading

There are things you can do to help reduce the risk of you and anyone you live with getting ill with Covid-19:

  • Wash your hands with soap and water often – do this for at least 20 seconds.
  • Use hand sanitiser gel if soap and water are not available.
  • Wash your hands as soon as you get home.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or your sleeve (not your hands) when you cough or sneeze.
  • Put used tissues in the bin immediately and wash your hands afterwards.

Further Information

Further information is available on the NHS Covid-19 website