Despite the difficult situation with the incidence of influenza and SARS, Orenburg schoolchildren will not leave early for the winter holidays.


Formerly online edition “Teacher’s newspaper” toldthat the work of several kindergartens and schools in the Orenburg region was suspended at the end of November due to the spread of influenza. The Department of Rospotrebnadzor for the region reported that the department constantly monitors the attendance of children in classes and the incidence rate among schoolchildren, if necessary, measures are taken to ensure that healthy students do not communicate with sick people. This week it became known that more than 20 educational organizations of the regional center introduced quarantine measures due to SARS and influenza, students were sent to distance learning.

Despite the difficult epidemiological situation, there are no plans to interrupt the educational process in the region and announce holidays earlier than the scheduled dates. According to the portal, schoolchildren of the region will have a rest, according to the schedule of the educational process, from December 29 to January 10. Recall that from December 31, vacations will begin in schools in the Moscow region. The network edition “Teacher’s newspaper” reportedthat primary school students from educational institutions of St. Petersburg will finish the quarter ahead of schedule and go on vacation. On the epidemiological situation and quarantine measures taken in schools in other regions of Russia – in material UG.RU.

School breaks will help, experts say stop growing incidence of influenza and SARS.