COVID-19 Testing & Vaccines
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools and Mecklenburg County Public Health are partnering with StarMed Healthcare to provide COVID-19 testing and vaccinations at five drive-thru school parking lot sites across the district. These testing and vaccination sites are open Monday-Friday during the school day.COVID-19 Testing Sites
COVID-19 Testing is recommended for anyone exposed to COVID-19 or experiencing symptoms.
COVID-19 Vaccine Sites
Vaccinations are available for anyone ages five and up; boosters are available for eligible adults 18 and older.
Additional COVID-19 Testing & Vaccine Sites
CMS is working closely with Mecklenburg County Public Health to share information and coordinate access to vaccines for our student population age five and older. Mecklenburg County Public Health is partnering with vaccine providers to host events and promote sites all over the county.
In compliance with North Carolina law (General Statute 130A-152-157), parents/guardian must present certification of the required immunizations at the age required by law on or before the first day a student enters school. Any religious exemptions must be presented in writing to the school. Medical exemptions must be completed by a physician and must state the basis for the exemption.
Most immunizations are due when a student enters kindergarten, additional immunizations are required upon entry into 7th grade and 12th grade. A list of required immunizations is provided in the Notice of Requirements SY 2021-22).
Any student new to NC public schools must present a physical documented on the Health Assessment Transmittal Form. The health assessment must have been completed within 12 months prior to the date the child was eligible to enroll. (General Statute 130A-440; 10A NCAC09.3005)
Notice of Requirements SY 2021-2022 (English)
Notice of Requirements SY 2021-2022 (Spanish)
English Health Assessment Form
Spanish Health Assessment Form
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