FCPS to hold more vaccination clinics at several locations

FCPS to hold more vaccination clinics at several locations
Published: Nov. 5, 2021 at 4:46 PM EDT
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Fayette County Public Schools will be holding more vaccinations clinics.

This comes after the recent federal approval of the COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine for children ages 5-11.

FCPS is partnering with Wild Health, the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department, and HealthFirst Bluegrass to offer free vaccination clinics throughout the community from 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 10.

A second round will follow on Wednesday, Dec. 1.

A parent or guardian must be present with a child between the ages of 5 and 11.

Nov. 10 from 3 to 6 p.m.

Vaccines available for children, adolescents, and adults

Register online with Wild Health for one of these school locations:

  • Athens-Chilesburg Elementary, 930 Jouett Creek Drive
  • Coventry Oak Elementary, 2441 Huntly Pl.
  • Tates Creek Elementary, 1111 Centre Pkwy.
  • Wellington Elementary, 3280 Keithshire Way

Vaccines available for children ages 5 to 11 only:

  • Cardinal Valley Elementary, 218 Mandalay Rd. - register at (859) 288-2425
  • Mary Todd Elementary, 551 Parkside Drive - register at (859) 288-2425
  • William Wells Brown Elementary, 555 E. 5th St. - register at (859) 288-2425
  • Consolidated Baptist Church, 1625 Russell Cave Rd. - register at (859) 252-2371 or sign up online with the health department

More information about COVID-19 vaccines for children between the ages of 5 and 17 is available from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention here, or the American Academy of Pediatrics here.

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