Student vaccination clinic scheduled for Thursday at Galax High School

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FILE – In this Jan. 12, 2021 file photo, a health care professional prepares a Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at Sheba Tel Hashomer Hospital in Ramat Gan, Israel. Israel Defense Minister Benny Gantz’s office said Sundya, Jan. 31, 2021, that Israel has agreed to transfer 5,000 doses of the coronavirus vaccine to the Palestinians to immunize front-line medical workers. It is the first time that Israel has confirmed the transfer of vaccines to the Palestinians. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty, File)

GALAX, Va. (WFXR) — A student-only COVID-19 vaccination clinic will kick off on Thursday morning at Galax High School.

Galax City Public Schools says the clinic is open to students age 16 and older and will administer the first dose of the Pfizer vaccine starting at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 22.

Preregistration is required by clicking here.

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