Covid-19 Symptoms

The COVID-19 Response Plan for schools lists these symptoms of COVID-19 infection:

Fever (temperature of above 38 Celcius)

A new cough (of any type)

Shortness of breath or breathing difficulties

Loss or change in sense of smell or taste


Aches & Pains

Sore throat


Runny or stuffy nose

Feeling sick or vomiting


Please do not send your school to child if they:

are close contacts of a person with COVID-19

are awaiting a COVID-19 test

are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 (listed above)

are living with someone who has symptoms of coronavirus infection or

have traveled outside of Ireland (see latest Govt. advice here)