This is a reminder that you should not send your child to school if:
- Your child has any of the 3 main Covid-19 symptoms
- Anyone in the child's household or support bubble has symptoms or has tested positive for Covid-19
- Your child has been in close contact with someone outside of your household or support bubble who has tested positive for Covid 19
Please see the attached two documents which summarise what to do if your child is unwell (Can my child go to school today) and when your child should self-isolate or you should book a test for your child (DfE Parent & Carer Information).
If you have a query about symptoms, please contact 111 for advice.
If you are unsure about whether your child should be self-isolating and stay home from school, please contact the office.
Please find links below to the Mindmate and YoungMinds websites. These websites offer information to parents, carers, children and young people on mental health and well-being, providing resources and access to support if needed. They also have information on how to support your child during the current Coronavirus crisis.
During the current Coronavirus crisis, sadly incidents of domestic violence have increased. Please find below a link to the Safer Leeds website, which contains up to date and useful information for victims of domestic abuse.
Please follow the link below to access a guide to support available in Leeds for adults and children on a range of issues. These issues include mental health and well-being, finances, housing and work issues, How are you feeling booklet below:
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CORONAVIRUS - Updated Information
The DfE continue to keep schools up to date on the government’s response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). A new helpline has been set up to answer any questions about COVID-19 related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline as follows:
Phone: 0800 0468687
Opening Hours: 8am-6pm (Monday to Friday)
The importance of hygiene
Personal hygiene is the most important way we can tackle COVID-19. Please help us in sharing simple and effective hand hygiene messages.
Public Health England has a dedicated webpage with a range of posters and digital materials at:
Where to find the latest information:
Updates on COVID-19:
Travel advice for those travelling and living overseas: