COVID-19 and Remote Learning
Please click on the link below to view our Remote Learning Offer.
Catch up Funding Grant
We would like to confirm that Dunston Primary and Nursery Academy are following the full advice of Public Health England and will keep parents/carers updated of any changes.
Advice for parents on Covid-19:
What to do if….
Return to school when….
..my child has coronavirus symptoms
…the test comes back negative or 10 days after the date of the positive PCR test. Other children in the family do not need to isolate if they have no symptoms
… my child tests positive for coronavirus symptoms
….they feel better. They can return to school after 10 days even if they still have a cough or loss of taste/smell. These symptoms can last for several weeks once the infection is gone.
…someone in my household has coronavirus symptoms
…the household member test is negative
…someone in my household has tested positive for coronavirus
From 16 August, you will not be required to self-isolate if you are a contact of someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 and any of the following apply:
…NHS test and trace have identified your child as a ‘close contact’ of someone who has tested positive for coronavirus
If you think your child is a close contact but has not have not been contacted directly by NHS Test and Trace please follow the guidance here:
…we have travelled to a country where you have to quarantine on your return
…the 14 days of self-isolation is complete
Another member of the household has travelled to a country where they have to quarantine on return
Students should be in school if they have not travelled
For more information on how to book a test, please click on the following link: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/testing-and-tracing/get-a-test-to-check-if-you-have-coronavirus/