Roanoke City Public Schools to offer vaccine clinics to students 16 years and older

Roanoke Valley News

FILE – In this Jan. 24, 2021, file photo, a vial of the Pfizer vaccine for COVID-19. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — Roanoke City Public Schools will offer COVID-19 vaccination clinics at both Patrick Henry and William Fleming high schools for students who are age 16 or older.

The school system is holding these vaccination clinics in partnership with Carilion Clinic.

The clinics will be offered on the following dates:

  • Friday, May 7 (first dose of Pfizer vaccine)
    • William Fleming High School: 9 a.m. to noon
    • Patrick Henry High School: 1 to 4 p.m.
  • Friday, May 28 (second dose of Pfizer vaccine)
    • Patrick Henry High School: 9 a.m. to noon
    • William Fleming High School: 1 to 4 p.m.

The online registration link for the vaccination clinic will be available on the Student’s Canvas page. Schools will also communicate by email to high school students. Pre-registration is encouraged.

Bus transportation to the clinics will be available. Click here to view the May 7 morning vaccine routes and click here to view the May 7 afternoon vaccine routes.

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