Roanoke City Public Schools offering Pfizer vaccine clinics for students age 16+


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ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — Roanoke public school students age 16 and older have the opportunity to receive their first dose of the Pfizer vaccine on Friday.

Roanoke City Public Schools — which is partnering with Carilion Clinic to hold the vaccination clinics — says the vaccines will be offered on Friday, May 7 from 9 a.m. to noon at William Fleming High School and from 1 to 4 p.m. at Patrick Henry High School.

According to school officials, the online registration link for the vaccination clinic is available on the students’ Canvas page and email.

The school district says buses will be available to transport students to the vaccination clinic. The lists of Friday’s bus routes for the morning and afternoon can be found here.

In addition, there will be another clinic for the second dose of the Pfizer vaccine on May 28 from 9 a.m. to noon for Patrick Henry High and 1 to 4 p.m. for William Fleming High.

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