13th March 2020
Dear Parents and Carers,
The school is constantly monitoring the situation regarding coronavirus and the latest government advice was released yesterday, on the 12th March, as follows:
Key Updated Advice:
The latest information can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus
Please ensure that your child’s contact details are up to date, for example, if you have changed your mobile number recently, please let the office know.
The Importance of Hygiene
Personal hygiene is the most important way we can tackle COVID-19, especially washing hands more; and the catch it, bin it, kill it strategy. Please ensure your children wash their hands more often for 20 seconds with soap and hot water. Watch this short NHS film for guidance:
You can also teach young children how to wash their hands with the NHS handwashing song:
I would like to reassure you that we receive the most up-to-date information from the Department of Education (DfE) and Public Health England and we will continue to monitor this situation.
Mrs A Hall