Tdap or Tetanus-Diptheria-Acellular Pertussis Vaccination and Meningococcal or MCV4 VaccinationFind more information from the following link(s):
Maryland school students entering 7th and 8th grades in August 2015 must show proof of vaccination against Tetanus-diphtheria-acellular pertussis (Tdap) and Meningococcal meningitis (MCV4). This is in accordance with Maryland state law. Students not in compliance with the immunization requirements will be excluded from attending school until they have provided documentation of the required Tdap and MCV immunizations. If unable to get an appointment for vaccinations with a child's health care provider, 7th grade students may obtain free Tdap and MCV immunizations at one of the following immunization clinics: Monday, June 15, 2015, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM at the following locations: Eastern Middle School, 300 University Blvd E., Silver Spring, MD 20901 -- Lakelands Park Middle School, 1200 Main St., Gaithersburg, MD 20878 -- Gaithersburg Middle School, 2 Teachers Way, Gaithersburg, MD 20877. There will be an additional clinic on Saturday, August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the MCPS Back to School Fair located at 850 Hungerford Dr., Rockville, MD 20850. Parents must bring a copy of their student's immunization record to the immunization clinic.
Appointments are required for immunization clinics. Appointments may be scheduled by clicking on the first link below. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the "Make Your Online Appointment" link and follow the directions.
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