The King's (The Cathedral) School

Peterborough

Vaccination in Schools Update

How to get your child vaccinated if they missed their original school appointment

What to do if your 12-15 year-old child missed their appointment at school to receive their Covid vaccination

If for any reason your child missed the opportunity to receive their vaccination at school, or were declined their vaccination because they tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 12 weeks, you have the following alternative options. You will need to accompany your child to any venues offering the vaccination to give consent:

Book a Vaccination Appointment Online

You can book your child's first dose online from the day they turn 12. You can usually book their second dose from 24 hours after they had their first dose. You'll be offered appointment dates from 12 weeks after their first dose. Click here: Book a COVID-19 vaccination appointment

Get the Vaccine at a Walk-in Vaccination Site

Your child can get a first dose at a walk-in COVID-19 vaccination site from the day they turn 12. They can get a second dose if it's been 12 weeks since their first dose. Click here: Find a walk-in COVID-19 vaccination site