Immunization Requirements for 7th Grade
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Thursday, May 25, 2017
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 Gordon County Schools

7th Grade Immunization Requirements

 

Georgia’s immunization requirements for attending 7th grade have been revised by Georgia Department of Public Health. All 7th graders will be required to have 2nd MMR , 2nd Varicella, Tdap and Meningococcal vaccines prior to entering 7th grade.

 

The required immunizations can be received from private physicians, community clinics or the Gordon County Health Department. Our nearest health district office is:

 

Gordon County Health Department

 

310 North River Street

 

Calhoun, GA 30701

 

706-624-1444

 

Hours:

M/W/TH: 7:30am-5pm       T: 8:00am- 6:30pm    F: 8:00 – 2:00pm

 

Please update your child’s immunization record. The completed 3231 immunization form should be returned to your child’s middle school. ALL students entering 7th grade in August are required to have a 2nd MMR, 2nd Varicella, Tdap, and Meningococcal vaccines prior to entering 7th grade. Many students have had these updates; please check with your doctor. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at 706-625-9545 ext.4320.

 

Thank you for your help in protecting our children!

 

Cortney Temples, RN

 

Lead Nurse Gordon County Schools

 

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