15 September 2020
The Back to School study is a rapid qualitative study examining how young people, parents, carers and school staff in Bristol feel about returning to secondary school in September, including their views on measures to reduce the risk of COVID-19 infections.
The final report presents rapid analysis of data from interviews with 13 school staff from seven schools and 20 families from eight schools, conducted between 15 July and 4 September 2020.
This project is being conducted in collaboration with the NIHR Health Protection Research Unit in Behavioural Science and Evaluation at the University of Bristol.
The main findings were:
This report should be cited as:
Lorenc, A. Kidger, J. Kesten, J. Langford, R. & Horwood, J. Back to School Study: Final rapid report, 14 September 2020, University of Bristol.
Available from: https://arc-w.nihr.ac.uk/covid-response/rapid-reports/views-of-young-people-their-parents-carers-and-teachers-about-re-opening-secondary-schools-the-back-to-school-study-final-report/