THERE has been a confirmed case of Covid-19 at Tenbury Primary School.

Parents have been contacted and given advice.

Head teacher Kerri Phelps has said that the school remains open and children who are well should continue to go to attend.

“We have been advised by Public Health that there has been a confirmed case of COVID-19 within the school,” said Ms Phelps in a newsletter for parents.

She said that the school is monitoring the situation and working with Public Health England.

It had not been revealed if the person that has tested positive is a teacher or a pupil.

“Please be reassured that for most people, COVID-19 will be a mild illness,” added Ms Phelps.

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

Tenbury Primary School in Bromyard Road has 208 pupils aged between three and 11.

The school has advised that any child that develops symptoms should stay at home for 10 days