August clinics for school immunizations, COVID

Vaccine clinics for school shots and COVID-19

All City School District of Albany students can receive school-required and COVID-19 vaccinations at a series of clinics Whitney M. Young Jr. Health Center will hold at Albany High School during August.

Also for district students, Whitney Young will provide COVID-19 vaccine-only clinics at Albany International Center on Aug. 5 and Stephen and Harriet Myers Middle School on Aug. 12.

Required school vaccinations are for students from prekindergarten-grade 12. You can find a list of required school vaccinations here. COVID-19 vaccinations are approved for students age 12 and up. All the COVID-19 vaccines will be the two-dose Pfizer vaccines.

Appointments are preferred, and students age 16 and under must be accompanied by a parent. Please call Whitney Young at (518) 407-0172 and leave a message with your name and phone number. Someone will call you back within 24 hours to schedule an appointment.

The school-required and COVID-19 vaccination clinics at Albany High School will be held at the following dates and times:

  • Wednesday, Aug. 4 – noon-4 p.m.
  • Thursday, Aug. 5 – 8 a.m.-noon
  • Wednesday, Aug. 11 – noon-4 p.m.
  • Thursday, Aug. 12 – 8 a.m.-noon
  • Wednesday, Aug. 18 – noon-4 p.m.
  • Thursday, Aug. 19 – 8 a.m.-noon
  • Wednesday, Aug. 25 – noon-4 p.m.
  • Thursday, Aug. 26 – 8 a.m.-noon

Albany High is located at 700 Washington Ave. Enter through the North Main Avenue parking lot and the Tower 2 entrance of the older building. Vaccinations will be held at the School Based Health Clinic in the new building.

The COVID-19 clinic at Albany International Center will be held Thursday, Aug. 5 from 1-4 p.m. Albany International Center is located at 50 N. Lark St. Vaccinations will be given in the gymnasium hallway.

The COVID-19 clinic at Myers will be held Thursday, Aug. 12 from 1-4 p.m. Myers is located at 100 Elbel Court. Vaccinations will be given in the cafeteria.