Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Primary School

Better Never Stops

Covid-19 FAQ

I am showing signs of COVID-19 what should I do and does the school need to be contacted?

Advice re Covid-19 is available on the NHS website (or via 119). Please keep school informed if you are being tested and of any confirmed cases of covid in your household.


If there were to be an outbreak of COVID-19 in the school, will parents be notified?

In the event of a covid outbreak at OLQOH, the Leadership Team would liaise with and follow guidance provided by Public Health England.  Stakeholders would be advised accordingly.


As a result of covid, my circumstances have changed.  How do I check if my child is now eligible for Free School Meals?

Apply here


What control measures does OLQOH have in place to reduce the risk of a covid outbreak?

As well as regular hand washing, everyone is encouraged to give each other personal space.  In addition, as much as is possible, the school building is kept well ventilated with additional classroom cleaning taking place throughout the day.    


Can my child attend wrap around care?

Yes.  The OLQOH Breakfast Club is fully operational, as is the Willow Tree Pre School Walking Bus.


What measures have you got in place for children struggling to get back into a routine?

The school day encourages routine.  As children return to OLQOH, this structure will assist them in reintegrating.


Are after school clubs currently running?


Clubs have now resumed.  


What does my child need to bring with them to school?

Children should be in full School Uniform with their PE Kit in School each day, please.  They need a named water bottle (please name all items).  




Covid Risk Assessment September 2021