Sixth Grade Immunization Clinic
Is your child ready for seventh-grade? There are two additional immunizations that students must have to begin seventh-grade: Tdap (Español) and Meningitis (Español).
Tarrant County Health Department will be conducting a children’s vaccination clinic to help you get your students up to date before school starts. View the consent form.
Parents and guardians can choose either of the following days to attend.
Thursday, April 20, 2017 | 9:30 a.m.
Friday, April 21, 2017 | 9:30 a.m.
See complete instructions on 6th Grade 2017 Immunizations | View the flyer
For any questions concerning the clinic or if you do not know if your child has had the immunizations, please contact the school nurse on your campus.
2016-17 Immunizations Requirements
All students entering Texas schools require immunizations prior to first-day attendance. The requirement chart reflects revisions made to 25 TAC §§97.61-97.72 and take effect on July 28, 2016. See the 2016-17 requirement chart.
For complete information on Immunization Requirements, please visit the Texas Department of State Health Services website.
Public Health Concerns
The following public health concern fact sheets were compiled and made available by Tarrant County Public Health.
Health Watch: Mumps
Mumps is a contagious disease caused by a virus. It typically starts with a few days of fever, headache, muscle aches, tiredness and loss of appetite, followed by swollen salivary glands.
Anyone who is not protected against mumps is at risk of getting infected.
Facts about Mumps (Español)
Additional Health Fact Sheets (provided by Tarrant County Public Health)
About Insect Repellents
Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)
Mosquito Facts (Español)
Norovirus (stomach bug)
Pertussis (whooping cough)
West Nile Virus