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Purley Church Of England
Primary School

Let all that you do be done in love

1 Corinthians 16:14


What to do if your child develops symptoms of coronavirus.

If your child has a positive LFD they should stay at home for 10 days, or they should take an LFD test from 5 days after their symptoms started followed by another one the next day. Reminder, the first day of symptoms is day 0. A confirmatory PCR test is not required. Report a COVID-19 rapid lateral flow test result to - GOV.UK ( and to the school.

If your child develops symptoms of coronavirus and LFD is negative, they should get a PCR test and remain at home at least until the result is known. If the test is positive, stay at home and follow the guidance.

To report a positive Covid test reult to school, please email: