If anyone in the becomes unwell with a new and persistent cough or a high temperature, or has a loss of or change in, their normal sense of taste or smell (anosmia), they must stay at home or be sent home and advised to follow guidance for households with possible or confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) infectionwhich sets out that they should self-isolate for at least 10 days and should arrange to have a test to see if they have coronavirus (COVID-19).

If they have tested positive whilst not experiencing symptoms but develop symptoms during the isolation period, they should restart the 10-day isolation period from the day they develop symptoms.

Other members of their household (including any siblings) should self-isolate for 14 days from when the symptomatic person first had symptoms.

If a child is undergoing a test or self-isolating, then our home learning can be found here.

Letters Relating to Coronavirus

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