Headlands School in Bridlington is to close temporarily after a surge positive Covid-19 tests.
A spokesperson for the school said in a statement: “Following a number of asymptomatic and symptomatic positive tests for COVID-19 within our school community, we have made the difficult decision to close the school temporarily in order to prioritise public health. “
“With regret, Headlands School will now be closed provisionally from Wednesday 30th June to Friday 2 July “
“Students in Years 7, 8 and 12 who have been advised to self-isolate will be required to continue to do so.”
“All other students will not be required to self-isolate.
“All lessons, including Tutor Time, will be taught live on Google Classroom from Wednesday 30th June.
Yesterday, a student from each year group seven and eight were told to isolate for ten days after positive tests. This came after year students in 12 were asked to isolate earlier.