This is to advise you that we have been notified of additional cases of pertussis among students who attend Cranston High School East. Your child may have been exposed during the school year or while spending time with CHSE students over the summer. You should be aware of the signs and symptoms of pertussis, know what to do if your child develops symptoms of pertussis, and when you should keep your child at home. If you contact your healthcare provider, please be sure to share this advisory with him or her.
For more detailed information on pertussis, download the attached letter.