The government has announced new rules on the wearing of face coverings in schools. From Thursday 5th November 2020, the following rules must be observed by everybody unless medically exempt: Face masks are compulsory for all members of the school when moving around the site in the corridors and communal areas must wear masks. When in your lesson (bubble) the face mask can be removed. When outside, adhere to social distancing or wear a mask. Mask can stay off if social distance is observed. Lunch times in the hall, walking to and sitting down wear a mask. When meal is finished, mask back on.