REQUIRED Immunizations for ALL K-12 Students in KY

ALL STUDENTS IN GRADES K-12 ARE REQUIRED TO HAVE TWO DOSES OF HEPATITIS A VACCINE. 

IN ADDITION, STUDENTS 16 YEARS AND OLDER ARE REQUIRED TO HAVE A BOOSTER DOSE OF THE MENINGITIS VACCINE (MCV4). 

SCHOOL NURSES HAVE BEEN WORKING DILIGENTLY TO SEND OUT NOTICES TO ALL GRADE LEVELS.  PLEASE CHECK YOUR STUDENT’S BACKPACKS AT THE ELEMENTARY LEVEL.  6TH GRADE LETTERS WERE MAILED PRIOR TO FALL BREAK. 7TH THRU 12TH GRADE LETTERS ARE BEING MAILED THIS WEEK.    

OUR SCHOOL BASED HEALTH CENTER CAN PROVIDE NEEDED IMMUNIZATIONS AND PHYSICALS.  IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT OR ENROLL YOUR STUDENT PLEASE CALL 859-342-2411 FOR MORE INFORMATION. 

PLEASE CONTACT YOUR PHYSICIAN FOR UPDATED IMMUNIZATION CERTIFICATES OR SCHEDULE APPOINTMENTS. 





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