School In The Dotte Plagued By Sickness

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Respiratory illnesses have shut down Christ the King School in Kansas City, Kansas, for the rest of the week. A custodial crew spent Wednesday spraying disinfectant and wiping down surfaces at the school.

According to principal Cathy Fithian, 50 to 60 of the 250 students were out sick and seven of her 21 teachers have flu, RSV or COVID-19.

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Respiratory illness forces KCK school to close for the rest of the week

A surge in an upper respiratory illness has shut down a Kansas City, Kansas, school and is filling pediatric wards around the metro area.Micah Nelson turned 9 months old on Wednesday.