Thursday, January 16, 2020
Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit is required under the Immunization
of School Pupils Act (ISPA) to
collect and maintain up-to-date immunization records for students
attending school in the County of Simcoe and the District of Muskoka. As
per the ISPA, the Health Unit is preparing for the upcoming suspension
on February 27th, 2020 for students
born in 2006 and 2012 (grade 2 and 8) who have outstanding immunization records.
Immunization Notices have been sent home informing parents of missing immunization information. Suspension
Orders will be mailed home the week of January 13th, 2020 for those students whose records remain outstanding.
Please click on the following link for more information www.simcoemuskokahealth.org.
The Health Unit is offering
immunization clinics at the health unit offices throughout the county
before the suspension day and on the day of suspension. Parents may
also choose to contact the health unit at 705-721-7520 ext. 8827.