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. The vaccination must be done before the 20-21 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. These rising seniors were the first class for this new requirement. 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).