Whooping cough cases confirmed




The Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD) has identified three students at Coronado High School with pertussis (whooping cough). Those students affected were notified by staff.

Your child might have been exposed to pertussis while at school between 01/05/2015 and 01/21/2015. All students who are un-immunized or under-immunized are excluded from attending school until February 17, 2015. Parents/Guardians of those students will be notified by the Clark County School District by telephone today and receive additional information. Please see theĀ LETTER and FACT SHEET to learn why we are concerned about your child’s possible exposure to pertussis.