H1N1 student absences due to flu-like symptoms.

The Ashland School District is keeping track of H1N1 student absences due to symptoms of flu. The Tidings will run the latest numbers every week here.

Flu symptoms district health officials are looking for include fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, headaches and chills.

Ashland School District absences as of Sept. 24:

Total Total Absent

School students absent this week

AHS 1084 22 22

AMS 574 38 19

Bellview 290 14 14

Helman 310 18 11

John Muir 108 2 2

Lithia Springs 30 0 0

SOCSTC 11 0 0

Walker 336 18 17

Willow Wind 214 7 7

TOTALS 2957 119 92