Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) is hosting a series of clinics to vaccinate students, staff and families against childhood diseases and COVID-19.
First, the district is partnering with the Indiana Immunization Coalition and Managed Health Services to ensure students in Grades Pre-K through 12 are up to date on their school recommended and required immunizations for the 2020-21 and 2021-22 school year, including Hepatitis B, Polio, Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR), and others.
Clinics will take place at the following times and locations:
- April 28 – 3:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Arlington Middle School, 4825 N. Arlington Ave.
- April 29 – 3:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Howe High School, 4900 Julian Ave.
- May 1 – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Northwest Middle School, 5525 W. 34th St.
- May 3 – 4:40 to 6:30 p.m.
Arsenal Technical High School, 1500 E. Michigan St.
PLEASE NOTE: COVID vaccinations are not available at these clinics.
Registration is recommended, but walk-ins are welcome. To register, click HERE.
Second, IPS is hosting a COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Saturday, May 1, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Arsenal Technical High School West Gym. This clinic is in partnership with Walmart and open to students, staff and families age 16 and older. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Only the Pfizer vaccine will be offered. This is a 2-dose vaccine. The first shot will be administered May 1. The second shot will be scheduled for May 22, at the same location.
The vaccine is free. An appointment is required. To register, click HERE.
For more information, contact Carrie Black, IPS communications manager, at 317-605-3797.