Public Notice: A message to the parents of school-aged children on Camp Lejeune and MCAS New River
The deadline to get your child vaccinated or have an opt-out waiver turned into the school is Thursday, Dec. 1. As of today, only 50% of the Camp Lejeune-New River school population is complete and nearly 1,500 students remain. With Thanksgiving break and only two weeks to go, the time to get this done is NOW!
PLEASE NOTE: If a student has not received the required vaccine by Dec. 1, or does not have a waiver on file at the school, a letter of disenrollment will be sent to the parents. Students will not return to school until the vaccine requirement is met or a waiver is on file.
These schools will be administering the vaccine on the following dates:
- Johnson Primary School - Nov. 18
- Heroes Elementary School - Nov. 21
- Lejeune High School - Nov. 22
The main hospital's immunization clinic and the pediatric clinic are open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays on a walk-in basis to provide flu vaccines with the following exceptions: The immunization clinic does not perform immunizations Thursdays 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. due to training and the pediatric clinic does not offer immunizations Tuesdays 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. due to training.
Base Personnel Notice: 2016 Combined Federal Campaign underway
The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) is an annual fundraising drive that provides an opportunity for federal civilian and military employees to donate to local, national, and international non-profit organizations. The CFC is the world’s largest and most successful annual workplace charity campaign, with more than 150 campaigns located throughout the country and internationally. To date in the 53 years of giving through the CFC, federal employees contributed over $9 billion to thousands of non-profit organizations through the CFC. The CFC runs from September 1st through December 15th each year. For more information, please call (910) 451-5517 or visit www.onslowcountycfc.org.