Mississippi State Department of Health

Preventing Flu in Schools


Basic infection control in school settings should always be promoted and maintained, not only during flu season. For full details on influenza prevention in school settings, see the CDC Guidance for School Administrators:

Below is a summary of activities schools can take to prevent the spread of influenza.

Key Points to Prevent the Spread of Flu in Schools

Links referenced
Guidance for School Administrators to Help Reduce the Spread of Seasonal Influenza in K-12 Schools    http://www.cdc.gov/flu/school/guidance.htm
http://www.cdc.gov/flu/pdf/freeresources/updated/cleaning_disinfecting_schools.pdf    http://www.cdc.gov/flu/pdf/freeresources/updated/cleaning_disinfecting_schools.pdf

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