Immunization Recommendations

Vaccines are LIFE SAVING. Make sure your child is protected. 

 

Influenza

Meningococcal

Human Papillomavirus(HPV)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends everyone age 6 months and older be vaccinated.

Children should be vaccinated yearly when the vaccine becomes available, usually in October.

The meningococcal vaccine protects again most types of meningococcal disease.

Adolescents and young adults are at an increased risk for this dangerous disease. 

There are more than 100 types of HPV,some of which are known to cause cancer.

The HPV vaccine protects against the types of HPV that most commonly cause cancer.

More about Influenza

More about Meningococcal Vaccine

More about HPV

 

Required Kindergarten Immunizations

7th Grade Immunizations

NC law requires schools to verify immunization records. Parents must provide the school with proof of vaccination. 

Most students entering the seventh grade need a booster of the Tdap vaccine and their first Meningococcal vaccine.

Required Kindergarten Immunizations

More about 7th Grade Immunizations