These are very uncertain times for sure and very difficult to navigate especially as we see a change in the weather heading into winter with winter coughs and colds. How do we know the difference between covid or a simple cold? Here are some guidelines to help you with those questions 

The links below will help you to decide what to do if someone in your family is showing symptoms of Covid 19:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-stay-at-home-guidance/stay-at-home-guidance-for-households-with-possible-coronavirus-covid-19-infection

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/906663/20203007_Easy_read_household_isolation_v3.1.pdf

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/916849/Symptomtic_children_action_list_SCHOOLS_FINAL.pdf

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/testing-and-tracing/

 

Having read the guidance, please phone Hopton School House on 01453 542489 if you decide your child is showing symptoms of Covid 19 and needs to stay away from the setting until tested.

Please note that siblings will also need to stay off preschool / school whilst awaiting results.