Northwest ISD is partnering with Passport Health/Staying Healthy Medical Services to conduct two children’s vaccination clinics to get students up to date for the school year.

The details

Both clinics will be held at Pike Middle School at 2200 Texan Drive in Justin. Dates and times are as follows:
  • 9 a.m.-11 a.m. April 20
  • 9 a.m.-11 a.m. May 18
What you need to know

According to a district news release, vaccines available include:
  • Chicken pox
  • DtaP
  • Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B
  • Haemophilus influenzae type B
  • Meningitis (required for seventh grade and college)
  • Meningitis B (recommended for college)
  • Measles, mumps and rubella
  • Polio
  • Pneumonia
  • TDaP
The news release states a printed current vaccine record or note from school stating missing vaccines is required. Electronic proof cannot be accepted.

Beyond the printed vaccine record, other requirements include:
  • A parent or guardian must be present.
  • Only Northwest ISD students ages 3-18 can be seen.
  • A paper photo copy of an insurance card and driver’s license must be provided to receive vaccines at no charge.
The following insurance plans will be accepted:
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana & United Healthcare PPO plans
The clinic cannot accept gold, silver or bronze plans from Aetna or Blue Cross, or Health Maintenance Organization plans with any insurance company, according to the news release. For those individuals using Medicaid or Children's Health Insurance Program, there is no charge for vaccines, provided a paper photo copy of the card is verified.

For those individuals not using insurance, the news release states the cost is $10 per vaccine with a $40 maximum per child. Clinic staff can only accept cash or check, and they cannot accept bills over $20.

The news release states the two clinics are being offered as community service events and should not replace a visit to the student’s pediatrician. Staff and supplies are limited so the clinic may be discontinued if supplies or time runs out. Clinic staff cannot guarantee that everyone will be seen.