Covid case confirmed at Axminster primary school

PUBLISHED: 10:37 18 September 2020 | UPDATED: 10:37 18 September 2020

Axminster Primary Academy. Picture Chris Carson

Axminster Primary Academy. Picture Chris Carson


A number of pupils have been told to stay at home after a case of Covid-19 was confirmed at Axminster Primary Academy this week.

Head teacher Kevin Pratt, said: “A pupil in Year 4 has tested positive for coronavirus.

“We’ve taken advice from public health and asked the 34 other children in the year group bubble to isolate at home.

“All of the affected areas in the school are being deep cleaned.

“Our staff will be providing home learning for the pupils who are having to isolate.”

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