COVID-19 vaccine clinics for Pittsburgh students, families being held Wednesday, Thursday

PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Public Schools is working to vaccinate its students against COVID-19 before they head back to school in the fall.

UPMC partnered with the district’s Summer BOOST program to hold vaccination clinics on Wednesday and Thursday.

Wednesday’s clinics will be held from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Pittsburgh King and Pittsburgh Sci-Tech. Thursday’s will take place from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Pittsburgh Carmalt, Pittsburgh Langley and Pittsburgh Obama. Appointments must be scheduled (CLICK HERE).

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The goal of the clinics is to vaccinate students ages 12-17, along with their families. Anyone under 18 must have a parent or guardian with them or have parental consent through a completed form (CLICK HERE).

The Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be offered.