Parents of Students Entering Seventh Grade Reminded of New Immunization Requirements; Free Immunizations Available August 23

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For Immediate Release: 7/18/2014

For Immediate Release: 7/28/2014 Parents of students entering seventh grade are reminded that new immunization requirements announced earlier this year require students to have one Tdap (Tetanus-diphtheria-attenuated pertussis) and one meningococcal (MCV4) vaccination. Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services staff will provide free Tdap and MCV4 vaccinations to incoming seventh-grade students at the Montgomery County Public Schools’ (MCPS) Back to School Fair on Saturday, August 23 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The fair will be held at MCPS’ Carver Educational Center, 850 Hungerford Dr., Rockville. Appointments are required and can be made online at http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/Resident/vaccination.html. A parent or designated adult must be present with a parent-signed consent form at the time of the vaccination. For more information on immunizations, call the Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services’ Immunization Program at 240-777-1050 or School Health Services at 240-777-1550. # # # Release ID: 14-298 Media Contact: Mary Anderson 240-777-6534

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