Attendance Policy

Information for Parents

DfE School Attendance Parental Responsibility Measures

 

Attendance Related to COVID-19

Does my child have to return to school?

Yes, attendance regulations have been reinstated by the DfE. Failure to ensure your child attends school may result in fixed penalty notices

 

What do I do if my child is displaying any of the COVID symptoms? 

Do not send your child to school.

Get a test

Stay at home until you get the results of your test. 

Any one you live with or anyone in your support bubble must also stay at home until you have your test results. 

Further advice can be found here: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/symptoms/

 

Can I still send my child to school if I or any other household / bubble member have symptoms but they are symptom free? 

No.

Any one you live with or anyone in your support bubble must also stay at home until you have test results. 

Further advice can be found here: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/symptoms/

 

What happens if my child starts to display symptoms in school?

Your child will be taken to our well ventilated medical room. 

You will be called to collect your child as soon as is possible.

You will be advised to get a test for your child. 

Any one you live with or anyone in your support bubble must also stay at home until you have your test results. 

Further advice can be found here: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/symptoms/