Meningococcal booster shot information for Registration
According to the Georgia Department of Public Health, before starting the 2020-2021 school year, all students entering or transferring into eleventh grade will need proof of a meningococcalboostershot (MCV4), unless their first dose was received on or after their 16th birthday. Meningococcal disease is a serious bacterial infection of the brain and spinal cord fluid. This will be the requirement for all rising eleventh grade students during the next school year. Meningococcal disease is a serious bacterial infection of the brain and spinal cord fluid. Please see the attached letters in both English and Spanish for more information.
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The Cobb County School District is committed to parent, family and community engagement, and it is our hope that by providing this tool on our website that we are making our information more accessible to families whose first language is not English and thereby enabling better engagement in public education.