5-11 Vaccine Event

On January 12th, HCS is partnering with the Hamilton County Health Department and the Urban League of Greater Chattanooga on a COVID-19 vaccine event for children 5-11 years at Barger Academy. The clinic will be from 5 PM - 7 PM. Attendees will have the option to receive their 1st or 2nd dose of the Pfizer pediatric COVID-19 vaccine. Children who are not enrolled in a HCS are still eligible to receive a vaccine. Children must have a guardian present the entire time of the appointment. There are a total of 160 appointments available.

You can reserve your appointment HERE or call Layra Navarro-Flores, Community Health Manager, at 423-498-6755.

To learn more about Pfizer's pediatric COVID-19 vaccine, you can click HERE.


Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Student Safety

Hamilton County Schools has the health and safety of children as our top priority, and we work daily with the top health professionals in the field to make sure we are following recommended procedures regarding the coronavirus in our schools. The district works with the local Health Department, the Tennessee Department of Health, and the CDC to remain alert to the latest information to keep our children and staff healthy.

Who to Notify if a Student is Showing COVID-19 Symptoms

A student who may have COVID-19 or may have been exposed, can find out what to do here.

Quarantine and Isolation Guidelines

Find out the Tennessee Department of Health's Quarantine and Isolation Guidelines here.