HPV & Boostrix - Year 7

In 2018, Year 7 students will be offered immunisation. Information packs will be sent home with your child in February. Please read the information carefully and complete the consent card and send it back to school. It is important to send the card back to school even if you do not consent for immunisation to be given.

Students in Year 7 at secondary school will be offered the following vaccinations:

  • HPV - Gardasil 9 (Human Papillomavirus vaccine). 2 doses will be offered at school, 1st dose will be given either February or March and 2nd dose in October.
  • Boostrix - Adolescent Diphtheria/Tetanus/Pertussis (whooping cough). 1 dose offered either in February or March

Meningococcal A, C, W & Y - Year 10

In 2018, Year 10 students will be offered the Meningococcal A, C, W & Y vaccine. Information packs will be sent home in April. Please read the information carefully and complete the consent card and send it back to school. It is important to send the card back to school even if you do not consent for immunisation to be given.

  • Meningococcal A, C, W & Y vaccine. 1 dose will be offered in May. 

The above vaccines can be given at any of our council immunisation sessions.  Please see our Immunisation program for dates, venues and times.

Further information can be found by visiting Immune Hero website.

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