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Meningococcal & Tdap vaccine due by September 8 for incoming 7th and 12th grade students

Dear Parents/Guardians of Seniors,
 
Beginning with the 2016-17 school year, the Ohio Department of Health School Immunization Requirements have been revised to include two (2) doses of Meningococcal (MCV4) vaccine to be administered before a student enters the 12th grade.
 
If the first doese of MCV4 was administered on or after the 16th birthday a second dose is not required.  If a pupil is in the 12th grade and is 15 years of age or younger, only one (1) dose is required.
 
 
Dear Parents/Guardians of 7th Graders,
 
Beginning with the 2016-17 school year, the Ohio Department of Health School Immunization Requirements have been revised to include one (1) doses of Meningococcal (MCV4) vaccine to be administered before a student enters the 7th grade.
 
If the first doese of MCV4 was administered on or after the 16th birthday a second dose is not required.  If a pupil is in the 12th grade and is 15 years of age or younger, only one (1) dose is required.