Flu Season and Schools


Flu Season and Schools


This fact sheet addresses the prevention, spread, and treatment of the flu in schools.

This fact sheet addresses the following topics:

  • Fast flu facts
  • Things to keep in mind for school-age children
  • Things for schools to keep in mind


Center for Health and Health Care in Schools-George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Funding Sources:

Bureau of Primary Health Care-Health Resources and Services Administration; Robert Wood Johnson Foundation


Release Date: 2005
Original Summary: November 2005
Last Updated: 04/11/08

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