Parents of current 6th graders: The Ohio Department of Health requires Tdap booster (prior to entry into 7th grade) and also Meningoccal vaccine (required for all 7th grade students).
Parents of current 11th graders: The Ohio Department of Health requires the 2nd dose (of the 2-part) Meningococcal vaccine for all 12th grade students.
Please check with your child’s physician, or you can call Rita Baker, R.N., District Nurse, at 330-676-8617 with any questions regarding immunizations. Please send in the proof of having received this vaccination. Your physician will have this documentation.
For your convenience, we will have Immunization Clinics at SMS at 11:00 a.m. and at RHS at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, May 6, 2019. If you would like your student to receive this required vaccine on the 6th of May, complete the forms below and return the forms with parent signature to the RHS Clinic by Monday, April 29. Parents need not be present for the immunization, if the signed permission form has been completed and returned to the RHS or SMS Clinics.
This fall Kent City Schools will follow the state guideline requiring that proof of these immunizations be given to the school clinic by the 15th day of school, which is September 11, 2019. If proof of vaccines is not received by this date, your child may not attend school.