• By Carole Watson
  • Posted Monday, August 29, 2011

Do you have a Child Entering 6th Grade?

North Carolina Immunization Law requires that all children entering 6th grade must have a tetanus/diphtheria/pertussis vaccine (Tdap). Your child will be suspended from school on Monday, September 26, 2011 if proof of this is not provided.

6th Graders

FREE Tdap Vaccination Clinics for children with Medicaid, NC Health Choice or no insurance
NOTE: Children who are fully insured should receive the Tdap at their private provider’s office or may receive it at the health department for a fee of $62 (cash or check).

Forsyth County Department of Public Health
799 Highland Avenue
Winston Salem, NC 27101

Wednesday, September 14th (3:00 - 6:30 pm)
Wednesday, September 21st (3:00 - 6:00 pm)

BE SURE TO BRING YOUR CHILD’S IMMUNIZATION RECORD! For more information, please call (336) 703-3314.

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