As of May 5, Collin County and City of Plano health authorities, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), have determined that school closure is not advised for a suspected case of Influenza A (H1N1) and, in general, is not advised. This new recommendation allows the Plano Independent School District to reopen its three campuses and resume normal activities.
All campuses, including Wilson Middle School, Sigler Elementary School and Barron Early Childhood School will resume their regular schedule Wednesday, May 6.
Additionally, all school activities and field trips, both inside and outside the district, will resume on May 6.? This applies to all campuses.
Facility rentals and use will resume as scheduled on May 6.
The Plano ISD Teacher of the Year Gala is scheduled for May 21.
As a reference, please refer to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) at the following link:? http://www.cdc.gov/h1n1flu/k12_dismissal.htm
The safety and well-being of our students are of the utmost importance to us.? Plano ISD is making decisions regarding H1N1 based on the district’s close collaboration with Collin County and City of Plano health authorities and in accordance with guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Texas Department of State Health Services. Please check our website for updates.