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
Shortness of Breath or Breathing difficulties
Loss of smell, of taste or distortion of taste
Staff and Students Should Not attend school if displaying Symptoms.
Covid health and safety policy for Loreto Swords – click to open
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