Please be vigilant about symptoms of Coronavirus. If your child has a persistent cough, a temperature or a loss/change of taste or smell, do not send them in to school..
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Information about Covid-19 Rapid Test Kits for Parents/Carers

Dear Parents/Carers,

Leicester City Council have released further information about Rapid Tests on their website here.

COVID-19 rapid tests

Get a rapid result test to make sure you're not spreading the virus without realising. One in three people who have coronavirus have no symptoms.

Who can get a rapid test?

A rapid test is available to anyone who is not displaying symptoms.

Where do I get a test?

The centres below offer rapid tests: you don’t need to book an appointment and you get the result within an hour.

  • Adult Education College

  • Coleman Neighbourhood Centre

  • Eyres Monsell Community Centre

  • Fosse Neighbourhood Centre

  • Hamilton Library

  • Tudor Centre

Open 8am-7pm from Monday to Friday, 10am-5pm on Saturday and Sunday.

View map of test centres with live opening times.

What if I test positive?

If you receive a positive result you must immediately self-isolate at home. You will be contacted by Test and Trace with further guidance.

What if I do have symptoms?

If you have symptoms of COVID-19, please do not go to the rapid test centre. Isolate at home immediately and book an appointment at one of our other centres using the link  below:



Sarah Osborne (Headteacher)