Covid-19//Remote Education

Schools re-open fully on 8th March 2021. Staff who work in schools are offered twice weekly lateral flow tests to help detect and manage cases and from 1st March 2021 if you’re a member of a household, childcare bubble or support bubble of a primary aged pupil you can get a twice-weekly test:

  • through your employer if they offer testing to employees
  • at a local test site
  • by collecting a home test kit from a test site
  • by ordering a home test kit online

Find your nearest rapid lateral flow test site.

Find your nearest home test kit collection point.

These tests are for asymptomatic testing. Anyone with symptoms should book a PCR test - see details below.

The Department for Education coronavirus helpline is available to answer questions about COVID-19 relating to education and children’s social care: 0800 046 8687

Stay at Home Guide for Possible or Confirmed Cases of Coronavirus

Getting a test for Coronavirus

Test 2

Testing Your child for Coronavirus: Video

Carrying out a test on yourself : Video

Who to contact in an emergency:

If at any stage someone cannot cope with the symptoms or their condition significantly worsens, use the service. If you do not have internet access, dial NHS 111. In a medical emergency, dial 999.

The New Ways of Working Recovery Model guides our staff for when children return to full time school after a period of time out.

Government Guide for Parents about Schools



Files to Download

Contact the School

Westminster Primary School

John Street,
Ellesmere Port,
CH65 2ED

Tel: 0151 338 2224