Updated: November 15, 2021 08:46 AM
Created: November 08, 2021 09:14 AM
(ABC 6 News) - Local public health departments are partnering with different schools to offer a COVID vaccination clinic for students ages 5 to 11.
Dodge County is working with all three school districts in the county to gauge community interest and will schedule clinics as needed. Additional information on potential clinics is expected in the coming days.
Freeborn County Public Health will be holding the following 5-11-year-old COVID vaccination clinics in Albert Lea Elementary Schools.
Please note that the clinics are not limited to only Albert Lea School District children. Any family in Freeborn County or the surrounding area can attend. Below are the links to schedule the appointments.
Nov. 18 Links:
**Please note: 2nd dose will be given on Dec. 9. We will schedule the appointment for the second dose at the first dose clinic.
Halverson-Clinic will be held in the Cafeteria: https://FreebornCountyPublicHealth-Covid-19VaccineScheduling.as.me/?calendarID=6221686
Hawthorne-Clinic will be held in the Media Center: https://FreebornCountyPublicHealth-Covid-19VaccineScheduling.as.me/?calendarID=6221699
Nov. 22 Links:
**Please note: 2nd dose will be given on Dec. 13. We will schedule the appointment for the second dose at the first dose clinic.
Lakeview-Clinic will be held in the Media Center: https://FreebornCountyPublicHealth-Covid-19VaccineScheduling.as.me/?calendarID=6221716
Sibley-Clinic will be held in the Media Center: https://FreebornCountyPublicHealth-Covid-19VaccineScheduling.as.me/?calendarID=6221706
Austin Public Schools
A vaccination clinic will take place during the school day on November 19. To receive a vaccine at the clinic, families will need to sign up for a vaccine and complete a consent form by November 12.
"The Pfizer vaccine has been authorized to vaccinate youth ages 5-11 and the pediatric dose will be the only vaccine administered at this time."
Grand Meadow Public Schools
A vaccination clinic will be held the morning of November 15
Lyle Public School
Vaccination clinic offered on site for students at Lyle Public School the morning of November 12
A vaccination clinic will be offered during the afternoon of November 10. For more information about the clinic click here.
"Please note: We will ONLY be offering the pediatric dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine – So only those children age 5-11 are eligible for this on-site vaccine clinic on November 10."
"We are working with our medical partners and schools to distribute surveys to parents in each district. We want to understand the need and desire for school located vaccination clinics. Once we identify the need or demand we will work with schools to best address how to move forward."
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