Following the announcement by the Prime Minister regarding new border restrictions on people arriving from Mainland China, the following from the Secretary of Education makes it clear that students are not to attend school if they have returned from China until they have self isolated for 14 days upon their arrival from China.

“New Zealand citizens and permanent residents returning to New Zealand will still be able to enter, as will their immediate family members, but will be required to self-isolate for 14 days on arrival back in the country.” Secretary of Education.