Rising 7th and 12th Graders

The State of North Carolina has additional immunization requirements for students entering 7th and 12th grade in August 2020.

Seventh graders will need a meningococcal and Tdap vaccine.

Twelfth graders will need a meningococcal booster vaccine.

Please contact your student’s physician to schedule an appointment for these vaccinations prior to the start of the 2020-2021 school year.

If your student does not have a primary care physician, please call the Franklin County Health Department, 919-496-2533, to schedule a vaccination appointment.

Documentation of the student’s vaccination must be provided to the student’s school within 30 days of the start of the school year.

If you have any questions about your student’s immunization status, please email your student’s school nurse.