All Kenton City Schools’ incoming 7th grade students for the fall of 2010 will be required to have a DPT booster before the start of school in August 2010. You can receive this vaccine at the Kenton Hardin Health Department. The cost is $10. If your child is on Medicaid, please take his Medicaid card with you at the time the shot is given. Health Department shot clinics are held on Thursdays from 8:30 A.M. till 12 P then 1 P.M. until 4 P.M.

Please bring or send proof of this vaccine to Kenton Middle School 300 Oriental St., Kenton, Oh. 43326 before the start of the 2010-11 school year. Your child will not be allowed to attend school until this vaccine has been given.

Any questions about this process, please call the Kenton City Schools’ Nurse at 419-673-0775, ext 31.