Tuesday, May 19, 2009

H1N1 Virus Hits Private School on Roosevelt Island

Last night the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation released the following advisory regarding a confirmed case of the H1N1 virus at The Child School located in several buildings on Roosevelt Island.

In addition I was sent a copy of the e-mail letter sent to all Child School parents notifying them of the temporary school closure, for at least the next twto days, put into effect to sanitize the school. The full letter can be read on the Child School website HERE.

----- Original Message -----
From: RIOC Advisories
To: RIOC Advisories
Sent: Mon May 18 17:55:10 2009
Subject: The Child Legacy School Closing

The first known case of the H1N1 virus "Swine Flu" has been announced on Roosevelt Island by the Principal of The Child School. The School will be closed for the next two days while administrators take the pro-active approach of a complete disinfecting process. The NYC Board of Health has been informed. RIOC will communicate updates as we learn more. For information on what to do to better protect yourself and your family please go to the New York City Health Department website at - http://www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/home/home.shtml.

Attached is helpful NYC Health Dept. information on what to do if you think you may have H1N1 or have come in contact with it. Further questions - please call 311.


Roosevelt Island Operating Corp Advisories Group

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