Schwegler student has probable case of whooping cough
- on November 7, 2012
A second-grade student at Schwegler School has come down with a probable case of pertussis, better known as whooping cough.
School district spokeswoman Julie Boyle said that all of the sick child’s classmates are up to date on their immunizations. The infected student as well as the student’s sibling are being kept at home. For more information on whooping cough and how to prevent it visit usd497.org/documents/PertussisFactSheet.pdf.