Meningococcal Meningitis Immunization to be Required for 7th and 12th Graders

The Maine Department of Health and Human Services and Department of Education have revised the Maine School Immunization Requirements rule to now include meningococcal meningitis disease. For the 2018-19 school year, Meningococcal vaccine will be required for all students entering 7th and 12th grade. For more information about this new requirement, call the health center at (207) 454-8262 or contact Mrs. Skriletz at askriletz@calaisschools.org. You can also view these two documents for more information: MCV4 Rule Change Parent Letter CMS CHS/NEW MCV4 School Immunization Requirement FAQ (1)