Hoover City Schools


Meningococcal Information: The Jessica Elkins Act back button

News Image
Related Documents:
Meningococal Info to parents - Jessica Elkins Act SB0075_ENACTED Act 2014-274.pdf

The Jessica Elkins Act (SB0075, Act #2014-274/see PDF on right) requires local school systems to provide meningococcal disease and vaccine information to parents of sixth through twelfth grade students. Download the ADPH Meningococcal Flyer for Schools.

CDC General Meningococcal Information provides answers to frequently asked questions, including the following:

What is meningitis?
What are the signs and symptoms of meningitis?
How is meningitis diagnosed?
Can meningitis be treated?
Is meningitis contagious?
Are there vaccines against meningitis?

The CDC created this Vaccine Information Statement (Meningococcal) with more information about the disease and its vaccine.

Contact Webmaster

Hoover City Schools
2810 Metropolitan Way, Hoover, Ala. 35243
205-439-1000

If you need assistance accessing content on this website, please call 205-439-1000

Get Adobe Reader