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Jennifer Gill, Superintendent
1900 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704
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HEALTH UPDATES: COVID-19 vaccine clinic, physical clinic Saturday, Sept. 18

September 17, 2021

COVID Vaccine Clinic

A COVID Vaccine clinic will be held Saturday, September 18, from 9am-1pm at Springfield High School Commons. Both the Pfizer (two dose) and Johnson & Johnson (single dose) vaccines will be available. The clinic is open to students, staff, and the community. A parent/guardian must attend with anyone under 18 years old. The second dose clinic will be held Saturday, October 9, from 9am-1pm at SHS Commons. 


Please schedule your child's immunization and school physical appointment today! Click here to review the school health requirements.

Physical clinic opportunities:

SIU School of Medicine will be holding clinics for students to get their physical at the NAACP Building, 801 S 11th St. No appointments necessary. Immunizations are not available.

  • September 18, 10am-1pm

  • September 25, 10am-1pm

You can also schedule appointments at the Sangamon County Department of Public Health. Call 217-535-3102 to make an appointment.

Students without the required physical and/or immunizations will be excluded from school beginning September 27. Please schedule appointments as soon as possible.

COVID Testing 

Weekly SHIELD testing has begun at our high schools. All schools will begin weekly testing over the next few weeks. Schools will send notice to families about when testing will start. Students who are unvaccinated and have parent/guardian permission will test each week. Results are available within 12-24 hours. You will be notified if your student receives a positive result.

COVID Testing Consent

You can view and/or update the testing consents for your students on InfoSystems. 

  • Log in to InfoSystems using your parent/guardian account

    • If you do not know your information, please contact your school.

  • Click COVID Testing on the left hand side menu

  • Click Modify Choices at the end of the row 

  • Select Yes or No for SHIELD and Yes or No for Binax

  • Click Submit

    • Please note that you must modify consents for each student separately and submit after each change.