DENISON ISD HEALTH SERVICES
Hilary Roberts, RN
Janaga Trotter, LVN
Heidi Lyons, LVN
Rachel Ricker, LVN
Hyde Park Elementary
Rebecca Derosette, RN
Tamara Crouse, LVN
Bettina Bryant, LVN
Grayson County Health Department
Back-To-School Shot Clinics
Grayson County Health Department
Sherman Clinic 515 N Walnut 903-893-0131
Denison Clinic 205 N Houston 903-465-2878
2019 Back-to-School Shot Clinic Schedule
MUST bring a current and complete shot record and/or a letter from the school. Cost is $20.00 (cash only) per child. NO checks, CHIPS or private insurance accepted.
Day Date Place Times
Monday Aug 05 Sherman 8:30 – 11:00 AM & 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Tuesday Aug 06 Sherman 8:30 – 11:00 AM & 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Wednesday Aug 07 Sherman 8:30 – 11:00 AM & 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Thursday Aug 08 Sherman 8:30 – 11:00 AM & 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Friday Aug 09 Sherman 8:30 – 11:00 AM & 1:00 – 4:00 PM
DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE.
THE CLOSER WE GET TO SCHOOL STARTING,
THE LONGER THE WAITING TIMES!!!!
CHILDREN COVERED BY CHIPS, OR PRIVATE
INSURANCE SHOULD SEE THEIR
IF YOUR CHILD IS COVERED BY PRIVATE
INSURANCE THAT PROVIDES FOR IMMUNIZATIONS,
THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT CANNOT VACCINATE
THE CHILD WITH STATE SUPPLIED VFC VACCINE.
2019 Horario de Clinica Para Vacunas de Regreso a La Escuela
Debe traer un registro de vacunas completa y al corriente de la escuela. Cuesta $20.00 por nino. No se aceptan seguros privados, cheques, o CHIPS.
Day Date Place Times
Lunes Aug 05 Sherman 8:30 – 11:00 AM & 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Martes Aug 06 Sherman 8:30 – 11:00 AM & 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Miercoles Aug 07 Sherman 8:30 – 11:00 AM & 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Jueves Aug 08 Sherman 8:30 – 11:00 AM & 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Viernes Aug 09 Sherman 8:30 – 11:00 AM & 1:00 – 4:00 PM
NO ESPERE HASTA EL ULTIMO MINUTO.
ENTRE MAS NOS ACERCAMOS AL COMIENZO
DE LA ESCUELA, MAS LOS TIEMPOS DE ESPERA.
LOS NINOS CUBIERTOS POR CHIPS O
SEGUROS PRIVADOS DEBEN VER A SU
PROVEEDOR DE ATENCION MEDICA.
SI USTED ESTA CUBIERTO POR UN SEGURO
PRIVADO QUE OFRECE PARA LAS VACUNAS,
EL DEPARTAMENTO DE SALUD NO PUEDE
VACUNAR AL NINO CON VACUNAS
SUMINISTRADOS POR ESTADO, VFC.
announced for DISD students
According to Denison ISD officials, required immunizations for school children must be current before the start of school. The importance of current immunizations for school children, is to keep all children as safe and healthy as possible. “All students must be current with their immunizations before school starts, and requirements often change from year to year. The Grayson County Health Department locations in Sherman and Denison are currently conducting immunization clinics, and they have also scheduled special back-to-school clinics to allow families more options for scheduling and completing all necessary immunizations prior to the start of school. We’re urging parents to look closely at their children’s shot records and get any needed immunizations as soon as possible.”
Hepatitis A vaccine: All students entering kindergarten must have two doses of
Hepatitis A vaccine. Hepatitis A - 2 doses required for grades K thru 6th grades
Hepatitis B shots – three doses required.
Polio – four doses required with one dose on or after the child’s 4th birthday.
Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR) vaccine: All students entering kindergarten must have two doses of MMR vaccine, including one dose on or after 1st birthday.
Varicella vaccine: Students in grades K through 12th grade must receive 2 doses of Varicella vaccine. A written statement from a parent or legal guardian, school nurse or physician certifying a child’s positive history of varicella (chickenpox) or of varicella immunity will be accepted in lieu of the two doses of varicella vaccine.
Tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis vaccine (Tdap): All students entering seventh grade are required to have one dose of Tdap vaccine, or a booster dose of Tdap if it has been five years since their last dose of tetanus vaccine. A Tdap booster shot is required for all students in
grades 7 through 12.
Meningococcal vaccine: All students entering 7th through 12th grades are required to have one dose of this vaccine.
Additional information regarding school vaccine requirements is available on the following link:
Health Department schedules special shot clinics
The regular hours for immunizations at the Grayson County Health Department are as follows: Denison Clinic (903-465-2878), located at 205 N. Houston Street, administers immunizations on Tuesdays from 1 pm until 4:30 p.m., and the Sherman Clinic (903-893-0131) at 515 N. Walnut Street, administers immunizations on Monday & Wednesday from 1 pm until 4:30 pm.
The Health Department in Sherman has also scheduled special back-to-school shot clinics on the following dates and times: Monday through Friday, August 17 through August 21, daily from 8:30 until 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 until 4 p.m.
Parents MUST bring their children’s current and complete shot records and/or a letter from their children’s schools. Cost is $20 (cash only) per child. No checks, CHIPS or private insurance accepted. Children covered by CHIPS or private insurance should see their health care provider, as the Health Department cannot vaccinate these children with State supplied vaccine.
Parents and students are encouraged to update immunizations as soon as possible, while the waiting times are still relatively short.