Whooping cough case confirmed at Colfax Elementary
COLFAX, N.C. — School officials say a case of pertussis has been confirmed at Colfax Elementary School.
Guilford County Schools spokeswoman Nora Shoptaw says the school’s principal notified officials yesterday.
A Connect-Ed message was sent to parents and a letter is also being issued, Shoptaw said.
It wasn’t clear if the case was confirmed in a student or staff member.
The health department will be aiding the school in taking responsive measures, Shoptaw said.
No other information was immediately available.