St Peter's Catholic Primary School send year one home after second Covid-19 case

Google Street view of St Peter's Catholic Primary School - Billericay

Article by Poppie Webster: A year group has been sent home to isolate after primary school bosses were made aware of a second case of Covid-19.

St Peter's Catholic Primary School, who are based in Billericay, have this morning (November 26) sent year one home after being made aware of another positive case of coronavirus, bringing the total to two.

It is believed there are two classes in year one of around 30 kids each, who will now isolate while the year group remains closed. 

However, the rest of the school continues to stay open.

The school - which is on Coxes Farm Road - say they will be in contact with Public Health England and Test and Trace, with families expecting a further update later on today. 

 

Notifying parents, a spokesperson from the school, said:

"We have been informed this morning of a second positive Covid test result. Therefore Year 1 will be closed today. We will be in contact with Public Health England and Test and Trace and will update you further later today."

Article by Poppie Webster, The Echo