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Required Immunizations for Students Entering 7th Grade

 

IMPORTANT MESSAGE REGARDING THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS ENTERING 7TH GRADE!

By law, incoming 7th grade students (2020-2021) will not be permitted to attend class on the first day of seventh grade without proof of the required immunizations or valid documented exemption. 

 

Students will need to have received one T-D-A-P booster and two chickenpox vaccines

  • Pinellas County Schools are required to enforce these immunization requirements and strongly encourage you to get this completed as soon as possible.
  • After your child has received these vaccines, please turn in a completed certificate, FL 680 form, of immunization or exemption to the school.

 

Please work with your child’s Health Care Provider to ensure vaccines are up to date for the upcoming school year. Immunizations are provided at no cost by your local Department of Health. The Pinellas County locations are listed below. Call the DOH center for more details.

  • St. Petersburg Center 205 Martin Luther King North (727) 824-6900
  • Mid-County Center 8751 Ulmerton Road (727) 524-4410
  • Clearwater Center 310 North Myrtle Avenue (727) 469-5800

 

If you have any questions about these vaccine requirements, you are welcome to call the School Health Services department at 588-6320 for assistance. We hope that all students are prepared for seventh grade!  Thank you for your attention to this matter.