In the interests of the safety of everyone in BETNS, their families and the community, BETNS ask that you complete the following questionnaire / declaration on behalf of each of your children, currently attending Belmayne ETNS, prior to returning to school after absence for any reason.
Please complete a separate form for each of your children.
Your co-operation and support are appreciated. You are requested not to allow your child to return to the school, until you receive medical advice, if you answer ‘YES’ to any of the questions from 1 - 10. If you answer 'Yes', to any of the questions from 1 - 10 below, please seek medical advice before allowing your child to return to school. If you have already done so, please still answer 'yes' and you can provide further clairty in the comment box towards the end of this form. Upon receipt of medical advice, please contact the school Principal if required and outline details in the comment box towards the end of this form. The school may contact you for more details if we are unclear regarding symptoms and any advice given.
Please ensure that you answer all questions accurately. For example, the question regarding temperature, cough and runny nose etc. If your child did have a sore throat and runny nose, please answer yes to this question. You can explain in the comment box provided, towards the end of the form, the specific symptoms your child had and it is here you can clarify that your child did not and does not have a temperature etc.
Please read the below document (Isolation quick guide for parents and guardians of children older than 3 months and up to 13 years of age) for further clarity.https://www.hpsc.ie/a-z/respiratory/coronavirus/novelcoronavirus/guidance/educationguidance/Isolation%20quick%20guide%20under%2013s.pdf
You will need to fill out this form any time that your child is absent from school.