Can my child be in school with a cold?
Yes, provided they do not develop a temperature or a new continuous cough, in which case you would need to stay at home and obtain a test for your child.
If my child has symptoms but I can't get a test for my child, what should I do?
You will have to keep them off and ensure that they self-isolate for 10 days after the symptoms started.
Will I be able to get work for my child if they are off school?
Yes, the remote learning is now on the website and will be monitored regularly. If you go to the 'Learners' tab you can find the work and also be able to read the policy.
If my child has a negative result can my child come back to school?
Yes, they can come back the day after they get the result or later that day if you receive the result in the morning.
Can my child attend school if someone in the household has symptoms or tests positive?From the autumn term, your child will no longer need to isolate if a household member has symptoms or tests positive. They can continue to attend school. The household member must still isolate and should not attend the school site to collect or drop off your child.
Should my child get a test if someone in my house has tested positive?
Test and trace will advise you about this.