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Covid - 19

 

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. Click here to see a helpful guide on getting a  Covid-19 Test. 
 
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.

Report the results of your Lateral Flow Test in two places:

NHS Test and Trace: https://www.gov.uk/report-covid19-result

Rooks Heath School: Report LFD test to Rooks Heath school


Harrow Council provide advice on Covid-19 and seasonal coughs and colds.  There is also a helpful flowchart produced by NHS in NW London to help you decide whether you should send your child to school or not.  Click here to view the file.

 
 
Public Health England have produced a letter for parents and carers which explains when a person requires a coronavirus test and what the symptoms of coronavirus are.
Please click here to view the file.

The school has devised a Covid 19 checklist which is very carefully considered and completed following a positive case within school.  Please click here to view the file.
 

Definitions of Covid-19 Symptoms - A quick reference guide by NHS Central London for parents and carers. Please click here to view the file.


The school's risk assessment acts to document the risk control measures we had in place ahead of opening to all pupils in the autumn term 2020.  It covers the measures we needed above and beyond the usual control measures we have in place.  Please click here to view the file.  


See below for the most recent letters from school regarding coronavirus.

  1. Lateral Flow Testing Letter - Jan 2022
    PDF File
  2. Covid-19 Self-Test Instruction for Use Guide - Dec 21
    PDF File
  3. NWL Schools Vaccination Letter - 18.11.21
    DOCX File
  4. NWL Schools Vaccination Letter - 14.10.21
    PDF File
  5. Regular Testing Encouragement Letter - Oct 2021
    PDF File
  6. COVID-19 Vaccination Invitation Letter
    PDF File
  7. COVID-19 - A Guide for Children and Young People
    PDF File
  8. COVID-19 Consent Form
    DOCX File
  9. Covid 19 Update - Sept 2021
    PDF File
  10. Year 8 - Remote Learning Programme from 20.07.21
    PDF File
  11. PCR Surge Testing & Professional Day letter - 21.05.21
    PDF File
  12. PHE Surge testing Letter from Harrow Council - 20.05.21
    PDF File
  13. Phase 2 - At Home Covid 19 Testing for Students - 19.3.21
    PDF File
  14. NHS Test and Trace: COVID-19 Testing for Students
    PDF File
  15. Students Privacy Notice - LFD Home Testing
    PDF File
  16. Checklist for return to school from 8th March
    PDF File
  17. Return to school on 8th March and Lateral Flow Testing
    PDF File
  18. Preparation for full return of students on 8 March 2021
    PDF File
  19. Lateral Flow Testing Letter
    PDF File
  20. Spring Term Update: Remote Learning Programme
    PDF File
  21. Arrangements for the start of the Spring Term 2021
    PDF File
  22. Two Week Remote Learning For Years 12 & 13 - 04.12.20
    PDF File
  23. Coronavirus - Confirmed Case 17.11.20
    PDF File
  24. Update to Parents - November Lockdown - 02.11.20
    PDF File
  25. Coronavirus - Year 11 Two week remote learning 13.11.20
    PDF File
  26. Coronavirus - Confirmed further cases - 12.11.20
    PDF File
  27. Coronavirus - confirmed two cases - 15.10.20
    PDF File
  28. ICT Facilities Survey Letter - Oct 2020
    PDF File
  29. Full reopening update letter - Oct 2020
    PDF File
  30. Coronavirus - confirmed single case - 29.9.20
    PDF File
  31. Coronavirus - confirmed single case - 21.9.20
    PDF File