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For the 2017-2018 school year, the Ohio Department of Health requires a Meningitis vaccine and booster vaccine of Tdap prior to entry into 7th grade. Click here for more information.
For the 2017-2018 school year, Ohio law will require that your child has received two (2) Meningitis vaccines before entry into the twelfth grade. If your child has not received any meningococcal vaccines and they are over the age of 16, only one dose will be required. Click here for more information.
If he/she has not already received the these vaccinations at a recent check-up, please make an appointment soon to avoid the summer rush. Proof of vaccine must be turned in to the school by September 15th to avoid being excluded from school.
The vaccines are also available at any of the Erie County Health Department Outreach Clinics. Margaretta Township Hall has Outreach Clinics on May 25th and June 15th from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 am. Please call (419) 626-5623 Ext. 174. to schedule an appointment. Additional dates and a schedule of area clinics can be found at www.eriecohealthohio.org or in the school office. Feel free to call our school nurse, Andrea Caudill, RN, at 419-684-5357 for any questions or concerns.
The MARGARETTA LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICT will deliver an education that supports academic achievement, in a safe environment, that provides the knowledge and skills needed to be college and career ready.