Lateral Flow Testing
We are continuing to encourage families to carry out lateral flow tests twice a week at home. Around 1 in 3 individuals with COVID-19 do not display symptoms. Opening testing up finds those showing no symptoms which help to find positive cases earlier and breaks hidden chains of transmission.
Reminder text messages are being sent home when new packs of tests have been distributed to students. It is important that you record your results with both the school and the NHS:
Record your lateral flow test with school:
Record your lateral flow test with the NHS:
Full details about the lateral flow testing arrangements can be found in the covid section on the school website and on the gov.uk website:
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