Email: Gina NorrisPinellas County School policy does not allow us to send medication home with students or store it over the summer.
Please arrange to come to school to pick up any unused medication, including inhalers and Epinephrine Devices.
Any unclaimed medications will be disposed of on Thursday May 25th at 3:00 p.m. without exception.
Thank you for your cooperation.
If there are any questions, please contact your child’s school and ask to speak with the school nurse. Thank you for your cooperation and adherence to the Pinellas County School’s medication policy.
TO: Parents and guardians of all 6th Grade Students:
Your child will not be permitted to enter or attend the 7th grade in August 2017 without proof of the following immunizations:
- One Tdap ( Tetanus-Diphtheria) booster
- Two Varicella Zoster (chicken Pox) vaccines or documented proof of the disease.
For the school year 2017-18, students entering or attending 7th grade are REQUIRED to have a Tdap (tetanus-diphtheria) vaccine prior to attending class on the first day of school or valid documentation of exemption. This grade level is also required to have 2 Varicella Zoster vaccines.
Pinellas County schools are required by Chapter 64D-3.046, Florida Administrative Code to enforce these immunization requirements.
A completed Certificate of Immunization form (DH680) is issued when the student has received all required immunizations. After your child receives these vaccines, please turn in this 680 to your child’s school.
Be sure to get started now, so your child is ready for the first day of school in August 2017!
Please contact your healthcare provider. If your child doesn’t have a healthcare provider, immunizations are provided at NO COST at all Department of Health- Pinellas sites listed below:
No Appointment needed!
St. Petersburg Center 205 Martin Luther King St N 824-6900
Pinellas Park Center 6350 76th Ave N 547-7780
Mid County Center 8751 Ulmerton Rd 524-4410
Clearwater Center 310 North Myrtle Ave 469-5800
Tarpon Springs Center 301 Disston Ave 942-5457
Thank you for your cooperation in this matter!