A case of Coronavirus has been confirmed at Whitecross Hereford High School & Specialist Sports College, it has been revealed in an email sent out to parents.

The email sent to parents says:

Dear Parents and Guardians

We have been advised by Public Health England that there has been a confirmed single case of COVID-19 within the school.

We are continuing to monitor the situation and are working closely with Public Health England. This letter is to inform of the current situation and provide advice on how to support your child. Please be assured that for most people, Coronavirus (COVID-19) will be a mild illness.

The school remains open and providing your child remains well they can continue to attend school as normal. We will keep this under review.