PHS Whooping Cough Outbreak

The State of Utah rule/protocol states that a school with two or more confirmed cases of PERTUSSIS (whooping cough) is considered a school with an outbreak. As of this morning, Piute High School has had 2 confirmed cases of whooping cough. It is suggested that if your student has a cough or cold, he/she should get tested for pertussis. A copy of the letter and information page from the Central Utah Public Health Department has been posted to the Piute High School Facebook page, as well as, Piute County School District website. Any questions you may have please call Piute High School at 435-577-2881 option 2

Click here to download the letter from the Central Utah Health Department