VACCINE REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS ENTERING 7TH GRADE

IMPORTANT VACCINE REQUIREMENT FOR STUDENTS ENTERING 7TH GRADE

The Ohio Department of Health requires all students to show proof of a Tdap vaccine (Tetanus, diphtheria, acellular Pertussis vaccine) before starting 7th grade.  Please provide your child’s Tdap immunization record to the Jr./Sr. High School  clinic by August 1, 2015 or prior to the first day of 7th grade, at the latest.  Students not in compliance with immunization laws must be excluded from school according to the guidelines of the Ohio Department of Health.

 

Tdap vaccines can be obtained at many places such as: (call ahead to check on availability)

-Your doctor’s office

-The Butler County Health Department:  (513) 887-5253 to schedule an appointment

-Primary Health Solutions:  (513) 892-1888 (fees are based on income)

-Urgent Care Offices

-Krogers, Little Clinics

-Walgreens, Take Care Clinics

 

Please contact the School Nurse if you have any questions:  (513)360-0526