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Ebola Information and Resources for School Districts

In an effort to keep districts informed so that they may respond to concerns about the Ebola virus, we are sharing resources provided by the Centers for Disease Control, the Texas Department of State Health Services, the U.S. Department of Education, and the Dallas Independent School District. We will continue to update this page as additional information and resources become available.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (1-800-232-4636)

Texas Department of State Health Services

Dallas Independent School District (Bill Avera, Asst. Police Chief/Emergency Operations Manager 972-749-2437; Jon Dahlander, Exec. Director of News & Information, 972-925-3908)

Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools (1-855-781-7367)

As of October 17, there are nine confirmed cases of enterovirus D68 (EV-D68), a respiratory illness that generally effects children and teenagers, in Texas. Below are CDC resources about EV-D68 developed for parents: