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17 Oct 2019 18:11
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  •   Home > News > Health & Safety

    A student at the biggest school in the country has been confirmed with measles

    A student at the biggest school in the country has been confirmed with measles


    Rangitoto College has sent a message to parents and caregivers telling them a Year 9 student has been diagnosed with the disease.

    The school has put preventative measures in place to attempt to stop the spread among its roll of more than 3200 students.

    Year 9 students who aren't vaccinated have been told to stay home.

    Students who have been vaccinated will need to show proof of their immunisation record at school today.

    © 2019 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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