GALVESTON, Texas - March 23, 2021 - Beginning today, all Galveston ISD staff members can receive the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at on-campus Teen Health Centers. It is also available to students who are at least 18 years old with medical conditions.
The district has Teen Health Centers located at five of its 12 campuses. The Ball High School clinic has received 100 doses which will be available beginning March 23, 2021. The other sites are expected to receive supplies in the coming days and plans to administer doses at those sites. Teen Health Center will also bring them to the other campuses that do not have a Teen Health medical clinic for on-site appointments.
On-Campus Vaccine Distribution:
Ball High School
4115 Avenue O
Galveston, TX 77550
“Many of our staff members have already received the vaccine but this will ensure that all teachers and other campus employees have convenient access,” says Teen Health Center Executive Director Angie Brown. “We’ll visit all campuses and then plans are to offer our Teen Health Center sites as distribution clinics for the public.”
Galveston ISD is a public school district in Texas, established in 1884, that serves nearly 7,000 students. Its 12 Schools of Choice campuses consist of traditional and theme based schools, charter schools, STEM programs, magnet schools, and a mega-magnet high school. The district’s mission is to Educate, Engage and Empower EACH student for a life of Excellence. To learn more, visit www.gisd.org.