There have been a number of cases of Chickenpox this week, so please be aware Certain groups are at risk if exposed and these include pregnant women , especially in the first  and third trimester, people with impaired immune systems and//or patients who are taking medicines to suppress their immune system.  If your child has chickenpox, then please inform the school and keep them off school until all the spots have crusted over. This is usually about 5 days after the spots first appeared.