Did you know that the Ohio Department of Health has new immunization requirements for students
entering 7th and 12th grades?
entering the 7th grade are required to receive the Meningococcal vaccine to
protect them from Meningitis, as well as a Tdap vaccine to protect them from
Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis.
Another new change includes students entering 12th grade; they are also
required to receive a Meningococcal vaccine prior to the new year start.
can begin receiving vaccinations required to enter kindergarten any time after
their 4th birthday.
can get these vaccines from your medical provider or call the Lorain County
General Health District at 440-284-3206 to schedule an appointment.
you have any question, please contact Mrs. Loper, District Nurse with any