Year 9 – Teenage Booster & Meningitis Vaccinations

Parents / carers and students in Year 9, will receive an email regarding the Teenage Booster Vaccine.

As part of the national vaccination programme, our Community Immunisation Service are offering all young people in school year 9 (aged 13 to 14 years) the 3-in-1 teenage booster and the meningitis vaccinations. These routine vaccinations ensure continued protection against tetanus, diphtheria, polio (Td/IPV) and provide protection against meningitis types ACW and Y. It is important to receive the vaccinations at this age as it gives the best protection during the teenage years and beyond.

The vaccination is scheduled to take place in February, 2021.

Students will need to complete the online form by Friday 22nd January 2021.

Students will need to enter the code for the school: LE138478

A copy of this letter containing full details on the vaccinations, can be found using the link below.

NHS Leicestershire Year 9 Teenage Booster Letter.pdf