WHITMAN —School officials closed Conley Elementary Schoolon Friday, March 15 due to a high number of students with a stomach condition.
“Over the course of the last two days, there have been multiple cases of students suffering from a stomach condition,” Superintendent of Schools Jeffrey Szymaniak stated in a message posted on the WHRSD web site. “After consultation with the lead nurse, school nurse and school department officials the school will be deep-cleaned this weekend and be prepared to open as usual on Monday.”
Whitman Fire Chief Timothy Grenno had also announced in a tweet Friday morning that Whitman Middle School has been cleaned overnight and the remainder of the town’s schools would be cleaned over the weekend as a precaution.
“The bus company [First Student] has also been notified to disinfect the buses,” Grenno Tweeted.