Salusbury Primary School

Covid -19 Information

Reporting a Positive Covid-19 Test for Salusbury Pupils and Staff

If your child has been tested for Covid-19 and you have received a confirmed positive result, you will need to contact to school to let us know immediately. Staff who test positive will follow the same procedures set out for pupils.

To report a positive Covid-19 test for a child, please follow the guidance below.

Please note that once you have sent an email confirming your child has had a positive result you will be contacted in due course to check the details.

To report a positive Covid-19 test for a child, please email the following information to covid@salusbury.brent.sch.uk

  • Pupil’s name:
  • Pupil’s Class:
  • Date symptoms started:
  • Date of positive result:
  • Case number:
  • Telephone number that you can be contacted on:
  • Email address that you can be contacted on:

 

DO NOT EMAIL ANY OTHER SCHOOL ADDRESS AS THESE ARE NOT MONITORED OVER EVENINGS, WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS. ONLY USE THE EMAIL ADDRESS covid@salusbury.brent.sch.uk TO REPORT A POSITIVE TEST.

Covid-19 Useful Information

As a school, we are keen to ensure pupil and community safety is our utmost priority and will continue to follow the advice given by the Department for Education (DfE) and Public Health England. All of the Department for Education’s coronavirus guidance for educational settings can now be found in one place on GOV.UK at: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-for-schools-and-other-educational-settings

DFE 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)

Advice for parents/carers during coronavirus

Whilst it is extremely important to follow Government advice during this period, it can be confusing to know what to do when your child is unwell or injured. NHS 111, GPs and hospitals are still providing the same care that they have always done. Please click here for some helpful advice.

Should my child come to school?

As cough and cold season approaches, we know that it can be hard for parents to decide if you should sent their child to school. We have shared this useful flow-chart with parents to help you with your decision making

Guidance for parents and carers: keeping children safe online

The Government information for parents and carers has been updated 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. You can read this here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers

 Lastly, we would like to thank you all for your continued support for our school. It means so much to all of our staff to know we are able to work closely together for the good of our children at this difficult time.