Consent forms for hepatitis B, meningococcal disease and Human papillomavirus (HPV) immunizations been sent home with all students in Grade 7 at the beginning of September. Grade 8 girls will receive consent forms for HPV immunization.
Please return the completed consent form(s) to your child’s teacher within one week, even if your child will not be receiving the immunization(s).
The meningococcal immunization or a valid exemption from the immunization is a requirement to attend school for students 12 to 17 years of age under the Immunization of School Pupils Act (ISPA).
KFL&A Public Health strongly recommends these immunizations for all eligible students.