Medical

Mumps
There is currently a mumps outbreak in Kununurra, and across the Kimberley. All families are advised to be aware, and seek medical attention if anyone is displaying signs and symptoms, and to KEEP AWAY FROM SCHOOL.  Booster vaccinations are being offered to those between 8 years and 35 years who have been in contact with anyone with mumps.  For more information, please call Community Health on 9166 4321.

MUMPS Fact Sheet – generic January 2016

 

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Year 8 Immunisations
The first round of Year 8 Immunisations will occur at the school on Tuesday, 15 March at 8am.  Please make every endeavor to ensure your child is at school to receive the vaccines.  Any child absent on the day, will be caught up through school, or through Community Health by arrangement.

Only Students with a Signed Consent form will receive immunisations.

If you have a child in Year 8, and you wish them to receive immunisations but have not yet signed a Consent Form – please do so, and return to school by Friday, 11 March.

Any Queries, please call School Health Nurse – Ruth R Hoath on 0408 927 276.