Deerfield Beach High School is trying to keep parents and staff up to date on what Governor Scott has directed about deliver mosquito repellents and teacher tool kits on Zika virus to school districts. So DBHS has provide educational resources for staff and parents on Zika virus via school website.
The Zika virus, a mosquito-borne virus, has been confirmed in Broward County. The virus is a flavivirus, part of the same family as yellow fever, West Nile, chikungunya and dengue. Symptoms of the virus include fever, rash, and joint pain.