Member of ‘school community’ tests positive for Covid-19 at community college
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A member of the “school community” at a Cambridgeshire community college has tested positive for Covid-19, the headteacher has revealed.
Executive principal of Cromwell Community College, Jane Horn, sent a letter to parents and carers today, making them aware of a coronavirus case.
The school in Chatteris remains open and students are being urged to continue to attend unless they begin feeling unwell or develop virus symptoms.
Ms Horn said: “We have been made aware of a member of our school community who has tested positive for Covid-19.
“We know that you may find this concerning but we are continuing to monitor the situation and are working closely with Public Health England.
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“This letter is to inform you of the current situation and provide advice on how to support your child.
“Please be reassured that for most people, coronavirus will be a mild illness.”
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“The school remains open and your child should continue to attend as normal if they remain well.”