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YEAR 10 students at Kingsbury Green Academy are being sent home today to self isolate following a further positive Coronavirus test within the year group.

kgAn announcement from the school said: 'In discussion with Public Health Wiltshire, and due to the increased transmittability of the Delta variant, we have taken the decision to send Y10 pupils home to self-isolate with immediate effect.'

The students will now need to self isolate until the 27th June. 

The school have said that 'at this stage, the positive result is from an LFD test taken at home and therefore, will be followed up by a PCR test.

Year 10 students were due to sit exams next week, the school have taken the decision to now allow pupils to sit the exams at home and will be delivering the papers to homes.