Immunization Requirements Reminder

A reminder to parents/guardians of 6th grade students who will be entering 7th grade for the 2018-19 school year:

The following changes are effective for the 2018-19 school year for all students attending a public or private school in the State of Maine:

-One dose of meningococcal vaccine MCV4 (serogroups A,C,W, and Y) is required for all students entering 7th grade.
-One dose of Tdap (Tetanus/Diphtheria/Pertussis) booster vaccine is required for 7th grade students.

We are providing you with this information now so that you have ample time to schedule an appointment prior to the first day of the 2018-19 school year (so they can attend). Please ask your physician to provide proof of vaccination for the school health record. If you have further questions please contact Sue Clark (CES Nurse) at 454-2000.

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