Influenza Information

As a reminder, all students in PreK-12th grade are required to receive an influenza vaccination or a waiver on file by December 31, 2020.  Please send the documentation that verifies compliance to your school nurse in one of the following areas:

  • Flu Vaccination Administration: documentation of influenza vaccination administration (MD note, immunization record, flu clinic note etc)
  • Medical Exemption: documentation signed by your child’s primary care physician stating that why are unable to receive the flu vaccination due to a medical reason
  • Religious Waiver - letter by the child’s guardian noting that the child will not be getting the flu vaccination due to their sincere religious beliefs. 

** please note - Documentation of one of the above is required by December 31. 2020 for ALL children enrolled in school, including students in full remote programming.

Flu Vaccine Now Required for all Massachusetts School Students Enrolled in Child Care, Pre-School, K-12, and Post-Secondary Institutions

Need to schedule a flu vaccination?

Please call your child’s primary care provider to schedule an appointment.  Influenza vaccinations are also available at most local pharmacies, including Walgreens, CVS, Rite Aid etc.  Please call your local pharmacy for availability and dates.  

Flu Clinic Info  **add flu clinic info here*

Vaccine Finder

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