CSPS could like to report knowledge of a reported case of Whooping Cough in the Senior School.
(Note: The student was at school Tuesday 28th November and absent for the remainder of the week).
To catch Whooping Cough you need prolonged contact (less than 1 metre) for 1 hour.
This has been reported to the Health Department and DET due process is to:
- bring to the attention of the school community
- alert any immune supressed or pregnant individuals
- provide the following fact sheet; Whooping Cough – Pertussis fact sheet
Any questions, please contact Sue Fiala (First Aid Officer) or Monique Corcoran (Principal)