COVID-19 & Virginia Public Schools
The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) has been working closely with the Governor’s Office, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH), and other state agencies to ensure our schools and communities have the most up-to-date information and resources. The health and safety of our children and staff are our top priorities. Here is the latest news and guidance regarding COVID-19 and Virginia schools for the 2021-2022 school year.
- COVID-19 vaccines are now approved and available for children ages 5 and older. Learn where to find a free shot at Vaccinate.Virginia.gov or call 1-877-VAX-IN VA. Virginia Relay users dial 7-1-1.
- ¿Necesitas vacunarte? Enterate como conseguir tu vacuna Vaccinate.Virginia.gov o llamando al 1-877-829-4682. Virginia Relay pueden marcar al 7-1-1.
Guidance for the 2021-2022 School Year
For questions related to health services in schools, contact Tracy White, VDOE School Health Specialist, by email at Tracy.White@doe.virginia.gov and for all other general inquiries, contact ConstituentServices@doe.virginia.gov.