School-Based Vaccination Clinics for Students
Second Dose Clinics
June 15 and June 18, Ithaca High School
The Tompkins County Health Department will conduct clinics to administer the second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine on June 15 and 18 for students who participated in the school-based vaccination clinics in May. The clinics will take place at Ithaca High School during the school day and transportation will be provided for students who attend Boynton, DeWitt, and LACS.
If your child received their first dose of the vaccine on May 25, they will receive their second dose on Tuesday, June 15. Please return a completed consent form to your child's school.If your child received their first dose of the vaccine on May 27, they will receive their second dose on Friday, June 18. Please register at the link emailed to you on June 8 and return a completed consent form to your child's school.
The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) will be offering school-based COVID-19 vaccination clinics for students aged 12-17 years who are eligible for the Pfizer vaccine. The clinics will be administered on the dates listed below in the Ithaca High School Q gym (transportation will be provided to students who do not attend IHS):
- Tuesday, May 25 and Thursday, May 27 (first dose clinics)
- Tuesday, June 15 and Friday, June 18 (second dose clinics)
Registration and Consent
If you are interested in having your child receive the COVID-19 vaccination at school, please:
Complete the online registration form that was emailed to you. The registration will display just one appointment time (9:00 - 10:00 AM) - select it and hit “Next” to advance. If you are unable to complete the online form, please call 211 to complete registration.
Complete and return the consent form to your child’s school.
Clinic Date Registration and consent must be received by Tuesday, May 25 Friday, May 21 Thursday, May 27 Tuesday, May 25
If you have questions about COVID-19 vaccination, please consult your child’s primary care provider. Below are a few additional sources of information:
- NYSDOH: COVID-19 Vaccine Frequently Asked Questions
- CDC: Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine Questions
- TCHD COVID-19 Vaccination FAQ
- TCHD COVID-19 Vaccine "Office Hours" Recordings: