Offmore Primary School

 

COVID-19

Guidance issued by GOV.UK

What you need to know.

Stay at home!

  • Only go outside for food, health reasons or work (but only if you cannot work from home)
  • If you go out, stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people at all times
  • Wash your hands as soon as you get home

Do not meet others, even friends or family.

You can spread the virus even if you don’t have symptoms.


Guidance for parents and carers: keeping children safe online

We have updated our information for parents and carers to include a section on keeping children safe online. It provides links to online resources that will help support parents and carers in keeping their children safe online.

Full details can be found in section 6.3 of the guidance for parents and carers on the closure of educational settings:

PLEASE SEE GUIDANCE IN LINK BELOW

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Updated guidance for schools about temporarily closing

We have updated our guidance on the temporary closure of schools to include more information on areas including social distancing, vulnerable children and working with other schools.

PLEASE SEE GUIDANCE IN LINK BELOW

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-school-closures

All of the Department for Education’s coronavirus guidance for educational settings can now be found in one place on GOV.UK 

PLEASE SEE GUIDANCE IN LINK BELOW

 https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-for-schools-and-other-educational-settings

Our main guidance for schools, the ‘school closures guidance’, will be regularly kept up-to-date. Any new advice for schools on specific issues, such as food, exams or safeguarding, will be linked from it.

PLEASE SEE GUIDANCE IN LINK BELOW

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-school-closures

Department for Education coronavirus helpline.

The Department for Education coronavirus helpline is available to answer questions about COVID-19 relating to education and children’s social care. Staff, parents and young people can contact this helpline as follows:

Phone: 0800 046 8687
Opening hours: 8am to 6pm (Monday to Friday), 10am to 4pm (Saturday to Sunday)