As parents may well be aware, schools in the UK are remaining open at this time, despite some speculation that they may temporarily close. The latest advice from the government in relation to self-isolation states:
The most common symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) are recent onset of:
•new continuous cough and/or
For most people, coronavirus (COVID-19) will be a mild infection
•if you have symptoms of coronavirus infection (COVID-19), however mild, stay at home and do not leave your house for 7 days from when your symptoms started.”
We are following official advice from the government and the NHS – if your child displays the symptoms identified above then it would not be appropriate for them to attend school for 7 calendar days.