Swaffield School

Coronavirus Information for Parents and Carers

We send parents and carers information via email. Please check that you are receiving this. If not, please contact the School Office so that we can check the email address we have for you. 

Guidance for Parents and Carers

You can read the most up-to-date Government information here: 

Department for Education Guidance about what parents and carers need to know about early years providers, schools and colleges. 

How To Book A Coronavirus Test

Please remember that if you or your child shows any of the following symptoms, please arrange to have a coronavirus test.

You can find out more about coronavirus in children on the government website: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/symptoms/coronavirus-in-children/

That website gives advice on who to contact for more help or to book a coronavirus test. For most people, coronavirus (COVID-19) will be a mild illness. The most common symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) are recent onset of:

• a new continuous cough
• a high temperature
• a loss of, or change in, your normal sense of taste or smell (anosmia)

Anyone with symptoms will be eligible for testing and this can be arranged by calling 119 or via https://www.nhs.uk/ask-for-a-coronavirus-test