Flu and common cold share some of the same symptoms - even a bad cold is pretty mild compared to having the flu, which is why we recommend getting a flu shot each year.
|Sudden onset of illness|
|Fever (over 38° C)|
We monitor school absenteeism on a daily basis with the assistance of the local school boards.
By tracking our schools' absentee rates and reasons, we can make recommendations for ways to help limit the spread of illness.
When calling the school to report your child's absence, include:
This information allows us to better keep track of the types of illnesses currently in the schools.