It's been a while since many have been in school in person, and this is a reminder that many students will need standard vaccinations before returning to school. Medical appointments fill up fast this time of year so now is the time to call and get an appointment.
The article Back-to-School Vaccines Your Kids Need provides a guide to the standard vaccinations required by age, but you should talk with your child's doctor to determine which ones your child needs before school starts.
Not having the required vaccinations means no school, which also means the state does not fund those students. We got waivers last year because we were virtual, but this year the state and MCPS will require all vaccinations to be up to date to return to school.
Here is the link to all the MCPS health related forms including proof of vaccination and permission to administer medication at school: