According to the White Oak Primary School Facebook page,all White Oak classes are canceled the rest of the week due to a increased reports of student illnesses.
According to the school, some students have experienced symptoms such as high fever, cough, and upset stomach.
There are also reports of students with confirmed flu and strep. The school says they are taking extra precautions with:
- cleaning and disinfecting
- increased focus on hand washing and sanitizing
- frequent reminders of how to cough (into your elbow) to reduce the risk of spreading germs
- frequent reminders to not share drinks, etc.
They are asking that any sick students stay home until they are free of fever for 24 hours.