Covid-19 Update – 19th November

Just one new positive case this week. We have an infection Prevention and Control Nurse from Public Health in Newcastle visiting us this afternoon to support us in our efforts to reduce in school transmission if Covid-19.

Lots of pupils and staff continue to be identified as close contacts. If you or you child are identified as a close contact, we strongly advise you / them to get a PCR test and to do 10 days of LFD home testing. Everyone is encouraged to continue twice weekly LFD home testing.

As usual, please report all positives and PCR negatives to covid19.ncs@percyhedley.org.uk this mailbox is monitored every day so that we can inform staff and families as soon as we are aware that anyone is identified as a close contact.