Research and analysis

Juniper consortium: Impact of partial school openings, 10 February 2021

Paper prepared by the Juniper (Joint Universities Pandemic and Epidemiological Research) consortium.


Juniper consortium: Impact of partial school openings - 10 February 2021

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Paper by the Juniper consortium on the impact of partial school openings. It was considered at SAGE 80 on 11 February 2021.

The paper is the assessment of the evidence at the time of writing. As new evidence or data emerges, SAGE updates its advice accordingly.

This paper should be read alongside the SPI-M-O: Consensus statement on COVID-19, 10 February 2021 and TFC: update to 17 December 2020 paper on children, schools and transmission both from SAGE 80.

These documents are released as pre-print publications that have provided the government with rapid evidence during an emergency. These documents have not been peer-reviewed and there is no restriction on authors submitting and publishing this evidence in peer-reviewed journals.

Published 22 February 2021