AACPS, ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH OFFERING COVID-19 VACCINATIONS TO CHILDREN AGES 5-11
Anne Arundel County Public Schools and the Anne Arundel County Department of Health are teaming up to offer COVID-19 vaccinations for children ages 5-11 at elementary schools around the county. COVID-19 vaccinations are not required for students to attend school.
Masks must be worn by all persons at all times while at vaccination clinics.
All vaccinations will be available free of charge at clinics. Children do not have to be AACPS students to be registered for these clinics. Locations are open to anyone and do not have to be a child's home school.
Follow these steps to schedule your appointment:
- Click on a link on the right.
- When you are redirected to the scheduling form for a specific clinic, be sure to scroll down on the box that lists the available appointments so that you see all of the options. The selected time slot will be held for 25 minutes.
- Please enter all required information in the scheduling form.
- Make sure to enter your email. This is how you will be receiving clinic reminders and proof of vaccination documentation.
- Enter your insurance type only. You will NOT be charged by Anne Arundel County Public Schools, the Anne Arundel County Department of Health, or your insurance company for the costs of administering the vaccine. You will not be turned away if you do not have health insurance.
- Please review the Pfizer-BioNTECH COVID-19 vaccine fact sheet prior to appointment scheduling and make sure that you understand the risks and benefits of getting the vaccine. Pfizer Fact Sheet
- You will receive a confirmation email of your child’s appointment. If you do not receive the confirmation email, please check your junk/spam/promotions folder.
What to do the day of your appointment:
- Expect the clinic to take at least 30 minutes.
- Wear clothing that allows your upper arm to be easily reached.
- Anyone 15 years of age or younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Who should not schedule an appointment to be vaccinated:
- People screened and showing possible COVID-19 symptoms or awaiting COVID-19 test results should NOT be vaccinated.
- People with a history of severe allergic reactions (e.g. anaphylaxis) to any component of an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine should not be vaccinated.
- People in isolation or quarantine should wait until the isolation or quarantine period has ended to be vaccinated.
If you have any questions, please call 410-222-7256 or email email@example.com.