important: Coronavirus testing for schools and Schools
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Coronavirus testing for schools and Schools
The DFE has announced Coronavirus testing will be available from January 2021. Teachers and students will have access to rapid testing to help keep schools and Schools open throughout the spring term.This will be backed up by daily testing for staff who have been in close contact with a positive case therefore eliminating the need for self-isolation and allowing them to continue to come into school or School.
Students will be eligible for daily testing if they have been in close contact with a positive case.
If you would like more information you can read the press notice and the guidance online as well as some Q&A to answer some of your questions.