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‘Aggressive’ gastro outbreak shuts down Red Hill Consolidated School

March 24, 2016
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1458722783908A Victorian primary school has been forced to shut down for Easter early after a third of its students and nearly half of its staff have been diagnosed with gastro.

Red Hill Consolidated School, located on the Mornington Peninsula, sent its 600 students and the majority of its staff home after an aggressive form of the virus swept through the school earlier this week.

Principal Leanne Marshall says it is an “extremely unfortunate” situation to happen just before the long Easter weekend.

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Published by: The Age, 23/3/2016