NEW IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENT FOR RISING SENIORS:
Rising Seniors - Meningococcal Booster Vaccine | North Carolina law now requires all rising 12th graders receive a meningococcal vaccine booster before starting 12th grade. This includes those students enrolled in the Virtual Academy. The vaccination must be done before the senior school year begins. Parents will need to provide a copy of their child’s immunization record showing proof that the meningococcal vaccine has been completed prior to the first day of school. This is a 2-dose immunization; the 1st does was required in the 7th grade in Wake County schools. This requirement is for everyone in the Class of 2021 and after.
Please send your immunization updates to:
Email: Lcolhoun@wcpss.net or
Fax: 919-694-0526 Attn: Ms. Colhoun
More information can be found on the Wake Gov website below:
Below you will find flyers with information from the Department of Health & Human Services about this vaccination (and other required vaccines for students).