Laboratory results received today show that the three suspected measles cases, including the one linked to Levin East School were all negative. The total number of confirmed cases in the MidCentral District remains at 18.
This means that all staff and students from Levin East School are able to attend school when it reopens on Monday, and can take part in all their usual activities including sports this weekend.
Medical Officer of Health, Dr Rob Weir said: “I would like to thank the school community for their excellent cooperation.”
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