HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) – Public schools in Henrico County have announced that they are partnering with the Virginia Department of Health to offer walk-in immunization clinics this summer.

These clinics will be aimed at students aged 12 and over. They will offer COVID-19 vaccines as well as vaccines against tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis, HPV and meningococcal virus.

The HPCS said TDaP and meningococcal virus vaccines are required for students entering grade seven and meningococcal virus vaccines are required for students entering grade 12. However, the HPV and coronavirus vaccines are offered for convenience but are not required.

Here are the dates of the next vaccination clinics:

  • Wednesday June 30 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    • Brookland Middle School on 9200 Lydell Drive
    • Tuckahoe Middle School on 9000 Three Chopt Road
  • Wednesday July 7 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.)
    • Elko Middle School (5901 Elko Road, Sandston, Virginia)
  • Wednesday July 21 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    • Brookland Middle School on 9200 Lydell Drive
    • Tuckahoe Middle School on 9000 Three Chopt Road
  • Wednesday July 28 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    • Elko Middle School on 5901 Elko Road

Parents and guardians will be required to sign a student consent form for their children to be immunized. They will be available in clinics and online here.

You can find more information about these events online here.



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