Asymptomatic COVID-19 Testing from 8 March 20212021-03-18T13:28:45+00:00

Asymptomatic COVID-19 Testing

Introduction

In line with Government guidance, from the 8 March 2021, students could opt to have three Lateral Flow Device (LFD) tests in school and then transition to twice-weekly at home testing. On this page you will find all of the relevant information on how the testing process will work.

Lateral Flow Test

The Lateral Flow Testing process for students in school (tests 1, 2 and 3) concluded on 18 March 2021.

Testing

Student Home Testing

Student home testing will take place as follows:

Click HERE to report a test result to NHS Track & Trace.
Please click HERE to report test results to school.

How to carry out the test at home

The NHS step-by-step guide on how to carry out COVID-19 self-testing
nhs guide: The test at home
Step-by-step guide

Watch this video on how to carry out the test at home

Testing Days in school

Students will be given the times of their test for their allocated day during form time.

Home kits will be sent home with students after their third test. More details to follow.

Year Group Test 2 Test 3
Post 16 Thurs 11 March (AM) Tues 16 March (AM)
Year 11 Thurs 11 March (AM) Tues 16 March (PM)
Year 10 Fri 12 March (PM) Weds 17 March (PM)
Year 9 Mon 15 March (PM) Thurs 18 March (PM)
Year 8 Mon 15 March (AM) Thurs 18 March (AM)
Year 7 Fri 12 March (AM) Weds 17 March (AM)

How the test will be carried out in school

A step-by-step guide on how the test will be carried out in school.
The test in school

Frequently Asked Questions

We hope you find these FAQs useful.
Frequently Asked Questions about Testing from the NHS
Frequently Asked Questions about Data Protection

Privacy Notices

Privacy Notice for Testing in Schools

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Privacy Notice for testing in school

Privacy Notice for Testing at Home

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Privacy Notice for testing at home
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