Staying COVID-19 Secure in 2022

Latest information from STAR Exeter.

This page has been set up to provide information for anyone at the School with questions or concerns about coronavirus (COVID-19).

It will be updated on a regular basis.

Last reviewed 6th January 2022

From Tuesday 4th January 2022 it is compulsary to wear a face covering in and around the school and during lessons. This will be reviewed on a regular basis.

We will still continue to keep students and staff safe in the school by taking your temperature upon arrival to the school everyday and ask you to take Lateral Flow Covid-19 tests on Monday's & Thursday's.  The school will give you test kits to use at home.

Use the hand sanitizer and wash your hands reguarly.

COVID-19 UPDATE

Latest UK Government information and advice: 

https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

11 January , this guidance applies to England

If you get a positive rapid lateral flow test result, most people will not need to take a PCR test to confirm the result. You must self-isolate immediately if you get a positive rapid lateral flow test result.

7 January , this guidance applies to England

From 4am on 7 January you do not need to take a PCR test before you travel to England or self-isolate when you arrive. Take a rapid lateral flow test on or before day 2 after you arrive and if it’s positive you must take a PCR test.

4 January , this guidance applies to England

It is recommended that secondary school pupils wear face coverings in classrooms. This is a temporary measure.

22 December , this guidance applies to England

If you’ve tested positive or have symptoms, you can stop self-isolating after 7 days instead of 10 days if you get 2 negative lateral flow test results on day 6 and 7.

20 December , this guidance applies to England

Children aged 12 to 15 can now get their second vaccine dose if it’s been more than 12 weeks since their first vaccine dose. Book a vaccination appointment or find a walk-in vaccination site.

 

STAYING COVID-19 SECURE IN 2021

We confirm we have complied with the government’s guidance on managing the risk of COVID-19:

  • We have carried out a COVID-19 risk assessment and shared the results with the people who work here
  • We have cleaning, handwashing and hygiene procedures in line with guidance
  • We have taken all reasonable steps to help people work from home
  • We have taken all reasonable steps to maintain a 2m distance in the workplace
  • Where people cannot be 2m apart, we have done everything practical to manage transmission risk

 

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Is the School open for face to face lessons?

Yes! We are fully open!

If you would like to register, please email us at enquiries@starexeter.com or you can send us a WhatsApp / Telegram message to +44 (0)7900 906823

 

Do I need to take any precautionary measures?

If you currently live in the United Kingdom, please follow NHS advice:

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/self-isolation-advice/

 

I'm a student living in Exeter, and I'm concerned I may have coronavirus. What do I need to do?

You can phone or message Caz, the Director +44 (0)790 0906823 if you have any concerns or you use the NHS 119 online coronavirus service (https://111.nhs.uk/). This will ask you a series of questions to ascertain if you are at risk of having coronavirus.

If you are diagnosed with a positive test for coronavirus, please contact Caz, the Director:

  • Phone / WhatsApp Message: +44 (0)790 0906823

Let us know if you require additional support.