Immunization Information – grade 7 /8


School Immunization clinics will be held three times per year in each elementary school across the Region.  The first immunization clinic for WJ Watson PS is this Friday, October 21st.

For the first time, Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine will be offered to boys and girls in grade 7 beginning in the 2016/17 school year. As in previous years, Hepatitis B vaccine and Meningococcal ACYW-135 (Menactra) vaccine will continue to be offered in grade 7 and HPV vaccine in grade 8 to girls only.

Please contact York Region Public Health at 1-800-361-5653 with any questions about immunizations.



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