Information for Secondary Schools

Students in Year 7 are offered the following vaccines in 2017:

  • Diphtheria, tetanus & pertussis (whooping cough) combined vaccine – one dose
  • Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine – three doses
  • Varicella (chickenpox) vaccine – one dose

The following information and resources have been sent to Principals of all Victorian secondary schools in Jan-Feb 2017. The resources have been developed to assist schools in the delivery of the Secondary School Vaccine Program, and to communicate important information to the school and parent community.