According to Georgia law, all students born after January 1st, 2002, and entering/transferring to the 7th grade are required to have the TDAP (Tetanus, Diptheria, and Pertussis) and the MCV4 (Meningococcal conjugate vaccine). These are mandatory and proof of both must be documented on the Georgia Immunization Certification (Form 3231). The deadline for submitting the form is October 1st, 2016. Students without this form on file may not be eligible for enrollment to Wilcox County Schools.
If you have any questions, you can contact Elaine McBryant, LPN, at 229-365-2331, the Wilcox County Healdth Department at 225-365-2310, or your pediatrician.