offer the Flu Shot Vaccine to students in grades Pre K (4 year olds) through 12th grade. Students with private health insurance, Medicaid, Allkids and students without health insurance may participate.
Students with PEEHIP Blue Cross and Blue Shield insurance are not covered in the Health Hero Flu Clinic but are included in the PEEHIP Wellness Student Flu Clinic.
This is a voluntary school vaccination program and parent consent forms will be sent home with students beginning Tuesday, September 6, 2022 and must be returned to the school nurse by Friday, September 16, 2022. The date for this vaccination program is Monday, September 19, 2022 for all school campuses. (The Flu Mist is not available with this school program.)
Lauderdale County Schools does not discriminate in admission, treatment, or access to programs or activities based on race, color, national origin, religious preference, disability, age, gender, sexual orientation, citizenship, non-English speaking ability, or homeless status and provided equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. Students with disabilities will be provided with the same needed supports and services for extracurricular programs and activities that are provided during the school day, unless doing so would fundamentally alter the nature of the program and activity. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Mr. Tim Tubbs, Lauderdale County Board of Education, 355 County Road 61, Florence, AL 35634. Phone: (256) 760-1300. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.