The Edgar County Public Health Dept is working towards getting the Pfizer vaccine for those 12 years and older. Currently, the Pfizer vaccine is the only vaccine available for youth ages 12-17. If you would like to have your child vaccinated, please contact your local pharmacies to check availability and to schedule their vaccination. Please see the infographic below for more information regarding the COVID-19 vaccine for children and teens. Fully vaccinated students and staff are not required to quarantine or test, unless symptomatic.

Check out these FAQ’s developed from the Illinois Department of Public Health. COVID-19 Vaccination for Young People