Parents must be vigilant and not send students to school if they are displaying ANY symptoms of being unwell as it is common for first signs to be symptoms other than the classic 3 of high temperature, cough and loss of taste/smell. Students should not return to school until they are fully recovered.
This flowchart shows step-by-step actions to follow when a student shows symptoms of coronavirus.
We are working hard to keep parents/carers and students up to date with any changes in school that are necessary as a result of the current coronavirus pandemic.
Some school policies and guidelines have been updated temporarily to reflect the current circumstances. Please read and be aware of changes to:
When changes need to be made or we have new information to share, we will update parents using the My Child at School App and social media – like our Facebook page to see the posts we share.
A close contact is deemed as:
If you are identified by NHS Test & Trace as a close contact of a positive case, you should follow this advice from Northumberland County Council.
Please complete the consent form for student testing to allocated a slot for back to school COVID tests.
The following guides and information have been issued by the local council and government to help with student self testing:
Our Executive Headteacher has been sharing the impact of COVID-19 in his regular blog posts/letters to parents, if you’ve missed any of these, you can catch up below, along with other updates relating to coronavirus:
The new national Coronavirus restrictions came into effect on March 8th.
The new self-isolation period came into effect on December 14th.