Columbia Public Schools Begin Vaccinations on High School Campuses

Columbia Public Schools

COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMIZ)

Columbia public school students will have the opportunity to get their shots at Battle High School on Tuesday.

The Battle High School clinic is one of five clinics being held in the district this week.

  • Battle High School – Tuesday – 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Rock Bridge High School – Wednesday – 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Lycée Douglass – Thursday – 10 a.m.
  • CORE – Thursday – 9:00 a.m.
  • Hickman High School – Friday – 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Students must be 16 years of age or older and have a signed parental consent form to receive the Pfizer vaccine.

According to the district, there are currently nine students who are HIV-positive for COVID-19, or 471 students in quarantine or in isolation.

Of these, 120 students have left secondary school, while more than 300 are in college or primary.

As of April 23, about 62% of CPS staff were vaccinated against COVID-19.

The CPS also eased COVID-19 restrictions on Monday by dropping the mask’s mandate outdoors, reducing quarantine times to 10 days and allowing a small number of visitors to school buildings.

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