Covid Awareness

March 2022 Advice has changed in Relation to Covid and in particular to Close Contact:

If you are a close contact of COVID-19

If you are a close contact of a person that tests positive for COVID-19 (coronavirus), you should:

watch out for symptoms of COVID-19

Take extra care to follow the advice on protecting others from COVID-19, in case you have the virus.

In terms of Attending school, you should not attend if you have symptoms of Covid (even if you test negative) –

If you have No symptoms of Covid and you test Negative you can attend school but you should wear a mask.

For further clarification please refer to HSE regulations.

The Symptoms of Covid-19

High Temperature


Shortness of Breath or Breathing difficulties

Loss of smell, of taste or distortion of taste

Sore Throat

Cold-like Symptoms

Staff and Students Should Not attend school if displaying Symptoms.



COVID Response Plan for the Safe and sustainable operation of Post Primary Schools forAugust-2021  Click to open 

Covid health and safety policy for Loreto Swords – click to open


 Please click to open COVID 19  Schools Community Testing Pathway FAQ for Schools


Please click to open Covid health and safety policy for Loreto Swords

Please click to Open Loreto College-Covid-19-Response-Plan (August 2020)