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Posted October 25, 2017

Students Can Get Free Flu Shots at School

Learn how you can protect your child against the flu!

Some APS students will be able to get a flu shot at school thanks to the School Kids Influenza Immunization Project (SKIIP) sponsored by the New Mexico Department of Health and the New Mexico Immunization Coalition. 

  • No need to take off work
  • No need to make a doctor's appointment
  • No co-pay
  • All kids qualify -- insurance or no insurance

Permission slips will be sent home for completion by the parent/guardian. If you are interested in your child receiving the flu vaccine at school, simply return the completed form to your school nurse.

Vaccine Information: English click here and Spanish click here

Here is a list of clinics that have been scheduled so far this school year. Some have already taken place and others still need to be scheduled, so check with your school nurse. For more information call 272-3032. 

If your school isn't hosting a clinic or it's already occurred, it is recommended that you visit your primary care provider or the public health office to get a flu shot. 

Free Shot Clinics
SchoolDate
A. Montoya ES 11/3
Armijo ES 10/26
Bel-Air ES  11/6
Career Enrichment Center 10/27
Carlos Rey ES 11/8
Chelwood ES 11/9
Chapparal ES 11/16
Coronado ES 11/17
Dennis Chavez ES 11/9
Desert Ridge MS 10/26
Double Eagle ES 11/1
Edward Gonzales ES 11/9
Eisenhower MS 11/2
Eldorado HS 11/7
Ernie Pyle MS 11/10
Harrison MS 10/30
Hawthorne ES 11/9
Hodgin ES  11/30
Hubert Humphrey ES 11/3
Inez ES 11/2
Kirtland ES 11/16
Kit Carson ES 10/26
La Mesa ES 11/2
Lavaland ES 11/2
Lowell ES 11/16
Manzano HS 11/9
Marie Hughes ES 10/27
Navajo ES 11/16
Osuna ES 11/21
Pajarito ES 10/27
Petroglyph ES 11/7
Reginald Chavez ES 11/15
Roosevelt MS 11/3
San Antonito ES 11/3
Sierra Vista ES 11/2
Sombra del Monte ES 11/21
Sunset View ES 11/8
Taylor MS 10/30
Tony Hillerman MS 11/14
Truman MS 10/26
Valley HS 11/9
Van Buren MS 11/7
Zuni ES 11/3
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