A coronavirus case has been confirmed at a Leicester secondary school for girls.
Parents of a number pupils at Sir Jonathan North College in Knighton have been asked to keep their children off school for six days.
This comes after a year 10 pupil – aged 14 to 15 - has tested positive for Covid-19 .
The 1,200-pupil school, in Knighton Lane East, informed parents and carers of the positive case today.
The email from principal Rose Angus said: “Dear parents and carers, we have been advised by Public Health England that there has been a confirmed case of Covid-19 within the school.
“We know that you may find this concerning but we are continuing
link source - Leicester Mercury