The Rivers Secondary College

The heart of secondary education for Lismore

Telephone02 6624 3133

Covid Guidelines

Covid Guidelines

Please refer to the full guidelines by accessing the DoE advice for families link

Student Close Contacts:

  • no longer need to quarantine and can attend school assuming they have no COVID symptoms, notify the school  
  • RAT test daily for 7 days from the day the person in their household tested positive
  • are required to wear a mask in all indoor settings from 7 days, from the date the person in their home tested positive
  • will not be allowed on overnight excursions


Students who return a positive test must be reported through the Services NSW App and the school must be notified. Positive cases need to isolate for 7 days. It is recommended that students and staff that return to school after recovering from COVID-19 do not participate in rapid antigen testing for 12 weeks following release from self-isolation unless they develop new COVID-19 symptoms.