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Covid Testing from September 2021

Report a POSITIVE home test here: Reporting a POSITIVE Covid Test Result for a Student

A survey will be sent out every two weeks to report negative and void results – you no longer need to report each negative test separately.

Home testing instructions : COVID-19 rapid lateral flow home test kit instructions – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

 

All students will be offered two lateral flow covid tests on the return to school in September.

Dates for tests have been arranged as follows:

Y7,Y11, Y12 and Y13

Friday 3rd September

Test 1

Students going into Y7 and those in Y12 joining Notre Dame from another school should arrive at school in time for the start of the school day. 

 

Students in Y11 and all other students in Sixth Form i.e. those going into Y12 from Notre Dame and all Y13, will be provided with details of an individual time for a test.

 

Y8, Y9 and Y10     

Monday 6th September

Test 1

Students should arrive in time for the start of the school day and will be offered a test during the day.

 

Y7, Y11, Y12 and Y13

Tuesday 7th September

Test 2

Students should arrive in time for the start of the school day and will be offered a test during the day.

Y8, Y9 and Y10

Thursday 9th September

Test 2

Students should arrive in time for the start of the school day and will be offered a test during the day.

 

Letters will be going out this week via email along with a consent form to be returned to enable testing to take place and individualised times for tests where applicable.

 

We will be using a new lateral flow test device which is different to the one students have been issued with by school last year.  This test involves a double nasal swab, no throat swab is required.

 

Any questions on the above, please contact the school on: 0114 2302536 or school@notredame-high.co.uk

Risk Assessment – Mass Covid Testing – September 2021