Annual Stop Flu at School program begins

  • HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald file photo School health aide Gerlinde Troy, left, and Sierra Pasion, 9, and registered nurse Ruby Frasco re-enact the flu shot Sierra received moments earlier Jan. 18, 2017, during the state Department of Health’s annual Stop Flu at School program at Pahoa Elementary.

HONOLULU – The state Department of Health’s annual Stop Flu at School program began Monday and will continue in 177 public schools statewide through Dec. 7, 2018.