Please call us on 0116 454 1120 or email: Leicester Public Schools » About » covid-19 A Message from the District As local news outlets continue to report, the spread of the Coronavirus continues to impacting a growing number of schools and communities across the Commonwealth. Coronavirus is putting huge pressure on schools with thousands of pupils, teachers and other staff members currently self-isolating across Leicester and Leicestershire. Leicester is going back into lockdown after a spike in local coronavirus cases. We are seeing a significant increase in coronavirus cases in Leicester. A Leicestershire secondary school has closed because of a suspected case of coronavirus. 12:59, 22 DEC 2020 One in 30 people using rapid result kits in Leicester test positive for coronavirus Schools across the UK are taking drastic action to protect against Covid-19 as the illness continues to spread across Europe amid fears of a global pandemic. Coronavirus (COVID-19) - updated advice This guidance will assist schools and educational settings for the autumn term. The return of lockdown measures were … Five schools in Leicester are forced to close after 'no more' than 10 staff and two pupils test positive for coronavirus. A number of schools across Leicester and Leicestershire have started to close or partially close as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. News, information and campaigns on the impact of Covid-19 in our region. Non-essential shops in the city will be closed again from today - and schools … Leicester and Leicestershire pupils will be among the earliest in the country to return on Wednesday. Schools and non-essential shops in Leicester have been ordered to close amid a rise in coronavirus cases. Your council Coronavirus Latest information and advice on coronavirus (COVID-19) for Leicester.