A total of 168 Year 11 pupils together with pupils on the B553C bus at Ysgol Glan Clwyd, St Asaph, will be required to self-isolate following a confirmed Covid-19 case associated with the school.

A total of 117 pupils and 9 members of staff at Ysgol Bryn Hedydd, Rhyl, will be required to self-isolate until December 17 following a confirmed Covid 19 case associated with the school.

A total of 23 pupils and two members of staff at Ysgol Pendref, Denbigh, will be required to self-isolate until December 14 following a confirmed Covid-19 case associated with the school.

The schools are working closely with Public Health Wales, the Local Authority and NHS Wales Test, Trace and Protect to ensure that all the appropriate measures are in place to protect students, staff and the wider community.

All parents and carers have been informed and both the Local Authority and the schools have consulted with Public Health Wales.

Parents/guardians have been advised to remain alert for the main symptoms of coronavirus:

  • A new or continuous cough
  • A high temperature
  • A loss of or change to sense of smell or taste

Those advised to self-isolate should book a coronavirus test if they develop any of these symptoms, even if they are mild. A test can be booked by phoning 119 or online.

Advice requires those self-isolating to stay at home, not to go outdoors to exercise, to visit shops, family or friends, or to other public spaces. Please do not invite people to your house.