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7th Graders Immunization Requirements

 

North Carolina law now requires Tdap and Meningococcal vaccines for entry into 7th grade.
 
What does Tdap vaccine do?
Tdap vaccine protects your child against whooping cough (pertussis), tetanus
(lock jaw) and diphtheria. These three diseases can make your child very sick.
    Some children die from them.
 
What does Meningococcal vaccine do?
Meningococcal vaccine protects your child against 4 types of meningococcal
disease. Meningococcal disease can cause blood infections and meningitis (an
  infection of the fluid around the brain and spinal cord). These diseases can
    make your child very sick. Some children die from them.
 
Find out more information immunization requirements at Wake County Human Services (WCHS).
 
 
 
Immunizations must be in compliance by Friday, Septembe 27, 2019.