Child Sickness


If your child is absent due to illness, you should notify the office by 9.00am.  A message can be left on the answerphone out of school hours - please state the name of the child, class and a give description of the sickness symptoms.  You should notify the school every day your child is absent due to illness, else unauthorised absence will be recorded in the register. 


Vomiting and Diarrhoea


  • Children must not return to school within 48 hours of the LAST episode of sickness/diarrhoea.


The following document provides guidance for schools on infection control issues including rashes, skin infections, diarrhoea and vomiting, respiratory infections. It also gives guidance on good hygiene practices.









Cressing Primary School, Tye Green, Cressing, Braintree, Essex. CM77 8JE   /   01376 583397  /

If you have any enquiries or require further information, please contact Mr Caplen

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