Who:  Pasco County Schools students and Florida Department of Health – Pasco

What:  Special dates and hours for school physicals and immunizations

When:  Saturday, July 27, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (New Port Richey Clinic ONLY)

Monday, August 5 – Thursday, August 8, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (New Port Richey and Dade City Clinics)

Tuesday, August 6 – Thursday, August 8, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Wesley Chapel Clinic)

Where:  New Port Richey Clinic, 10841 Little Rd., New Port Richey (727-861-5260)

Dade City Clinic, 13941 15th St., Dade City (352-521-1450)

Wesley Chapel Clinic, 33845 State Road 54, Wesley Chapel (813-780-0740)

Why:  A physical examsigned and stamped by a licensed provider and dated within one year prior to registration, is required for each student initially entering a Florida school.  Students also must have proof on file, using the Florida Certificate of Immunization (DH680), that they have received required immunizations.

How:  DOH-Pasco sites are providing free childhood immunizations and low-cost ($25 per child) school physicals by appointment at sites across Pasco County.  Parents should call their nearest DOH-Pasco clinic for more information or to schedule an appointment.  The first day of school in Pasco County is August 12.