ATTENTION! Important Flu Information – February 7, 2019
Due to the increase in the outbreak of flu at all schools, Ashe County Schools will be closed tomorrow, Friday, February 8, for students and staff. Also, we will NOT have any sports activities in our schools Friday-Sunday, including anything with Parks and Recs. Having games in our facilities defeats the purpose of stopping the spread of flu. Sports activities outside the county are allowed IF that county still wants to host the event knowing our flu situation.
Deep cleans and disinfecting will be performed at all schools to help stop the spread of flu germs. I’ve stayed in close contact with our local health department and we are doing all the right things to help curb this epidemic.
Please take this three-day opportunity to help us prevent the spread of flu. If you are sick or have flu-like symptoms, talk to your health-care provider and stay home to avoid spreading it to others.
Take care and let’s hope by Monday everyone is feeling much better and that we can get back into our daily routines.