Whooping Cough — United States
The Washoe County Health District has confirmed a 5th case of pertussis, commonly known as whooping cough, at Bishop Manogue High School.
After 4 previous cases were reported, Bishop Manogue H.S. agreed to close from 22-27 Oct 2019 to reduce the transmission of the disease. School has since resumed, and there have not been any changes announced in class schedules or sports and activities.
Student athletes participating in fall sports must meet 3 requirements:
1. They cannot exhibit any