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Schools ready themselves for possible H1N1 flu outbreak and symptoms

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Area schools have begun to focus on prevention and preparedness for the H1N1 flu.

Park Rapids Area School District staff has had meetings to discuss the basic ways to prevent spreading the flu such as hand washing, Superintendent Glenn Chiodo said.


A mailing was sent out to parents before school started with information about the symptoms of the flu and when to keep students home instead of sending them to school.

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