A Message to Parents/Guardians
The Indiana State Department of Health has recently announced changes in the immunization requirements FOR THE SCHOOL YEAR 2010 - 2011 for students entering grades 6 through 12. This will include one meningococcal vaccine and one Tdap booster. ( Includes pertussis) Both of these can be given at 10 years of age or older. Please call your family physician/pediatrician or local health department at 653-5210 to make an appointment. Again, THIS REQUIREMENT BEGINS SCHOOL YEAR 2010 - 2011.
Please call Rita Bain or Marcy Young at your child's school for questions.
Following links are to the Indiana State Department of Health Website on Meningitis and Pertussis(Whooping Cough).