Covid 19 Information

Home Testing for Covid-19

For home testing information please click here.

Thank you for visiting this section of our website regarding our procedures during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Update: 1st March

Following recent government guidance, students will be returning to Essa Academy from the week commencing Monday 8th March for a phased return, and all students will return fully from Monday 15th March.

See below for more useful links and information regarding our procedures during the Covid-19 pandemic. 


Remote Learning

Information for Parents

Updated January 2021


Covid-19 Risk


Updated March 2021


Coronavirus Absence

Guide for Parents

and Carers

Getting a Test

for Covid-19

Lateral Flow

Risk Assessment



Guidance for Schools

Remote Learning


Updated November 2020

Critical Worker and

Vulnerable Student Information

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