Covid -19 symptoms and my child/household - a quick guide

Remember symptoms or Covid-19 are:-

  • high temperature

  • a new continuous cough

  • loss of sense of taste or smell

A cold, runny nose, sore throat are not known symptoms and the same principles should follow regarding attendance as pre-Covid-19

Returning to school after lockdown

For those parents who are concerned about their child returning following lockdown, we can provide some useful links to support and reassure. Please follow the link below for the Department for Education's advice:-

gov.uk/backtoschool

Walsall Education Psychology Service have also prepared some useful tips on preparing for the return for parents and for children. Please click on the downloads below.

Walsall school nursing service are available to discuss your child's physical and emotional health if you have any worries or just would like advice. School Nursing accept referrals from parents. The number is 01922 423349 there is a duty nurse Monday to Friday from 9-5. They are also completing Health Assessments virtually.