What happens if my child is unwell?

The following information provides details of actions to take depending on circumstances. This information is also available as a pdf download here – Download – When my child is unwell.

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A4 pdf download from link above.

Displays symptoms of Covid-19 at home

  1. Your child must remain at home until medical advice has been sought
  2. You must follow all of the guidance you receive from the HSE
  3. Your child will not be permitted to return to school until the student health declaration form has been completed

Displays symptoms of Covid-19 in school

  1. You will be contacted immediately by a member of staff
  2. Your child will be isolated. A member of staff will be with them but will remain 2m apart
  3. Your child will need to be collected within one hour
  4. In the event of severe onset of symptoms, the school will seek medical assistance
  5. Your child will not be permitted to return to school until the student health declaration form has been completed

Displays non Covid-19 illness in school

  1. If your child is very unwell, they must inform their Tutor or Year Head
  2. You will be contacted and arrangements will be made to collect your child from school
  3. Your child must not contact home themselves
  4. Your child may wait in the foyer and be picked up promptly
  5. Your child must sign out in the ‘Sign Out’ at the front office.

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