providing free vaccinations for all Year 7 and Year 10 students as part of
Queensland Health’s annual School Immunisation Program.
All Year 7 and Year 10 students
are being offered free vaccinations as recommended on the National Immunisation
Program to protect against vaccine preventable diseases. Year 7 students will
be offered human papillomavirus (HPV) and diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis
(whooping cough) vaccination. Year 10 students will be offered
meningococcal ACWY vaccination.
Year 7 – Pomona
Campus Year 10 – Cooroy Campus
Wednesday 27 March – HPV
Wednesday 1 May
Wednesday 23 October – HPV & dTpa
The vaccinations will be
conducted by a team of authorised registered nurses and/or a medical
A consent pack has been given to
your child to bring home. Further consent packs are available from the school
offices. Please read the information booklet carefully, sign the consent card
and return the consent card to the school by the following dates:
- Year 7 packs are to be returned
- Year 10 packs are to be returned
by 1 April 2019.
Parents, legal guardians or
authorised persons are encouraged to ensure their children have breakfast on the morning of
For more information about
diseases, vaccines or School Immunisation Program, visit www.health.qld.gov.au/clinical-practice/guidelines-procedures/diseases-infection/immunisation/ or call 13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84).
Last updated 13 March 2019
Last reviewed 13 March 2019