St Mary Magdalen's

St Mary Magdalen's Catholic Primary School

Coronavirus/ COVID-19 Update – 16th March

Following updated government guidance, if any children develop the following symptoms, they must stay at home for seven days:-

  • a high temperature
  • a new continuous cough.


Do not go (or take your child) to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.

You do not need to contact 111 to tell them you're staying at home.


For most people, Coronavirus (COVID-19) will be a mild infection but if symptoms get worse or are no better after 7 days, contact NHS 111 online.


If you have no internet access, call NHS 111. For a medical emergency dial 999.


Stay at home guidance can be found at



Please let us know as soon as possible if your child is unwell.


If anyone becomes ill during the day at school, they will need to go home and will be asked to remain at home for 7 days. Please make sure that we have up-to-date contact details for you and that you keep phones on so we can get in touch with you if necessary.