Dear Parents/Carers

 SECONDARY SCHOOL BASED VACCINATIONS FOR TEENAGE BOOSTER (DTP) AND MENINGOCOCCAL ACWY (MEN ACWY)

We hope this letter finds you well. The School Age Immunisation Service (SAIS) for Derbyshire and Derby City will be offering all year 9 students the Teenage Booster (Tetanus, Diphtheria and Polio) and Meningococcal ACWY (Men ACWY) vaccinations on Thursday 3rd March.

We will be continuing to use the e-consent for the Teenage Booster, and Men ACWY vaccination programme and will be offering vaccination to girls and boys in Year 9.

Please visit https://www.derbyshireandcityimms.co.uk/Forms/DTP 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: https://www.derbyshirefamilyhealthservice.nhs.uk/our-services/5-10-years/school-age-immunisations

If you experience any problems, please call the School Age Immunisation Team.

 Repton: 01283 707178

Clay Cross: 01246 252953

DCHST.immunisationteam@nhs.net

Yours faithfully

 Miss H McKay

 Senior Assistant Headteacher

 

PLEASE NOTE: THIS MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DEPENDING ON THE SITUATION OF THE PANDEMIC