Coronavirus – Guidance for parents and carers

What is the Coronavirus? A coronavirus is a type of virus. As a group, coronaviruses are common across the world. COVID-19 is a new strain of coronavirus first identified in Wuhan City, China in January 2020.

Public Health England has a dedicated webpage with a range of posters and digital materials at: https://campaignresources.phe.gov.uk/resources/campaigns/101- coronavirus-/resources

Please click here for our latest risk assessment for the re-opening of school

Please see below for useful information and resources

Updates on COVID-19:
https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Guidance for education settings
https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus/education-and-childcare

Travel advice for those travelling and living overseas: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/travel-advice-novel-coronavirus

Guidance on face masks
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/face-coverings-when-to-wear-one-and-how-to-make-your-own/face-coverings-when-to-wear-one-and-how-to-make-your-own

How to wear a face mask
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=adB8RW4I3o4

Washing hands
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=seA1wbXUQTs

Sanitising Hands
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4xC-_7ZiQoY

Do the 5 (advice from World Health Organisation)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QD1nQa0zNMk

We will continue to update our website in line with guidance from the government. Please continue to check: http://www.alameen.bham.sch.uk/coronavirus-covid-19/ for updates.