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Just a reminder from the Rhode Island (RI) Department of Health so you can plan ahead:
A meningitis vaccination booster and a physical exam are required for all high school seniors. They are required after the age of 16 and prior to starting their senior year.
Section 9.1.2: Effective August 1, 2015, a third general health examination and health clearance will be required upon entry to 12th grade. The general health examination shall be performed after the student turns 16 years of age, and no later than 6 months after the student enters the 12th grade.
3.3.6 Meningococcal Vaccine: Beginning August 1, 2015, all students entering grade 12, who had their first dose at age 15 years or younger, are required to have a booster dose given on or after 16 years of age.