This morning, my staff and I have been managing concerns raised by parents that, following a series of shared Facebook posts and comments around Covid 19, a child was said to have tested positive for Covid 19.
I can categorically share with you that this is not the case and I have had this confirmed directly – with the persons involved – not through social media posts, shares or comments.
There is a system, please follow it
There is a very clear system in place for notifying schools and parents in the event of positive Covid 19 cases. This system involves:
Note: Facebook and speculation are not included in this system.
If there were to be cases confirmed or shared, this would be managed by Public Health England and I would let you know once actions had been agreed.
Please be mindful of the process.