Students won't face COVID-19 vaccine requirement
Last updated 4/14/2022 at 12:45pm
DAVENPORT—Students returning to school this fall will not be mandated by the state to be vaccinated against COVID-19, the State Board of Health voted Wednesday, April 13.
Superintendent Jim Kowalkowski informed Davenport School District families in a letter Wednesday afternoon.
“This means this fall, immunization requirements for our students will remain unchanged,” Kowalkowski wrote.
A state mandate for K-12 school workers, including all teachers and staff, remains in place. Staff are still required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they’ve received a medical or religious...