We have had a student test positive for whooping cough. Whooping cough (pertussis) is a highly infectious disease that is spread by coughing and sneezing.
The symptoms of Whooping Cough may initially be:
- Runny nose
- Mild fever
- Mild irritating cough
- Feeling generally unwell ...
Can you help?
The Year 2 Creative Writing students have made an awesome flash-fiction competition and are still fundraising for the prize money.
Here's the link to the PledgeMe campaign:
Spread the word around: even $5 helps!
Think about entering the competition as well — and let anyone know who might be interested.
For more about the competition, including submission guidelines and dates, check out the blog: 111 Emergency Words
The February/March newsletter is now available on the Whitireia website. See what students and staff have been up to, competitions to enter, and competitions won!
Creative Writing News: Things are happening
Older topics ...