A Scottish primary school closed today after a student tested positive for coronavirus.
Glashieburn Elementary School in the Bridge of Don area of Aberdeen is closed to all students and staff.
The Aberdeen City Council confirmed that the school will close today but will reopen tomorrow.
A text to parents / carers of the school says: “The safety of our students is of the utmost importance to us.
“After confirming a confirmed coronavirus case and solid risk assessment, we decided to close the school today for both students and staff. We will advise you when the school will reopen.”
A council spokeswoman said: “In accordance with national guidelines, Glashieburn Primary School is being closed today for precautionary measures against coronavirus after a confirmed student case for cleaning.
“The school should be reopened tomorrow.”
The school is the second in town that is closed today due to the virus. The council presidents also close the Hazlehead Academy.
A “suspected” case was found in the academy.
In Scotland, 153 people tested positive for coronavirus and unfortunately one person died.