As of July 2005, Each year schools in Washington are required to provide information on MENINGOCOCCAL DISEASE and HPV PREVENTION to parents or guardians of all students entering Grades 6-12.
Washington State Department of Health Immunization Program
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Disease information: http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dbmd/diseaseinfo/meningococcal_g.htm
Pre-teen immunizations: www.cdc.gov/vaccines/spec-grps/preteens-adol.htm College
Students & young adults: www.cdc.gov/vaccines/spec-grps/college.htm
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Vaccine Education Center
For more information on HPV, the Vaccine, and Cervical Cancer: