HPV Human Papilloma Vaccine- Year 8- Thursday 27th May 2021

Dear Parents/Carers of all Year 8 students

We hope this letter finds you well.
The School Age Immunisation Service (SAIS) for Derbyshire and Derby will attend school during the summer term to vaccinate Year 8 students with the HPV Human Papilloma Vaccine. Students receive their 1st HPV vaccination in Year 8 and their 2nd HPV vaccination in Year 9; we use the same consent form for their 1st and 2nd doses of the HPV vaccination. Please visit Vaccination Consent (derbyshireandcityimms.co.uk) to complete the consent form. The option to consent or decline the vaccination is at the end of the questionnaire so please complete even if you do not want your child to have the vaccination.

Your unique school code for St Mary’s Catholic High School, A Catholic Voluntary Academy is DD138470 For more information about the vaccination and the date we are due into your school please visit our website: http://www.derbyshireschoolnurses.org.uk/parents/immunisations If you experience any problems, please call the School Age Immunisation Team.

Repton: 01283 707178
Clay Cross: 01246 252953
DCHST.immunisationteam@nhs.net

Please complete the consent form as soon as possible as it will enable us to run the vaccinations smoothly and efficiently.

Yours faithfully

Miss H McKay
Senior Assistant Headteacher