Students in Y8 are offered the HPV Cervical Cancer Vaccination which comprises of 2 separate vaccinations administered between September and May. This vaccination is not compulsory and letters will be sent to all parents.
Due to a global vaccination shortage, Mantoux testing and BCG vaccination will no longer be administered in schools.
However, this year only, the current year 9 students will be offered the DTP and MENACWY vaccinations on 9th June 2017.
DTP (Diphtheria, Tetanus and Polio) and MenACWY (Meningoccal ACWY) vaccinations normally take place in January. Details are sent by letter to all parents.