Updated HPV and Meningococcal letters
Schools are required to notify parents with students in 6th grade (and annually thereafter) about HPV and Meningococcal disease and vaccine, as outlined in RCW 28A.210.080. DOH has sample notification letters that have been updated in the School K-12 Resources and Sample Letters on www.doh.wa.gov/SCCI and are listed below:
- HPV Letter for Private Schools
- HPV and Meningococcal Letter (combination) | Español – Spanish
- Meningococcal Letter
Students who will be 4 years old on September 1
The DOH requests that schools notify parents early (now) about the vaccines their children need for the next school year. Booking doctors’ appointments is difficult. Start early!
DOH has provided some sample letters: