Second round of swine flu vaccine for Collier’s elementary school kids starts

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— The Collier County Health Department will begin administering the second dose of vaccines to Collier County elementary school children today. Since the district’s first clinics began at schools on Oct. 27, more than 16,000 Collier County students received the H1N1 vaccine at school.

It has been recommended that children under 10 receive two doses of the vaccine. The schedule is as follows:

■ Today — Corkscrew Elementary School

■ Friday ­— Poinciana, Sabal Palm, Lake Park and Estates elementary schools

■ Monday — Palmetto and Pelican Marsh elementary schools

■ Wednesday — Golden Terrace and Osceola elementary schools

■ Thursday, Dec. 10 — Tommie Barfield, Manatee and Everglades City elementary schools

■ Monday, Dec. 14 — Shadowlawn, Laurel Oak and Avalon elementary schools

■ Tuesday, Dec. 15 — Parkside and Big Cypress elementary schools

■ Wednesday, Dec. 16 — Eden Park and Lake Trafford elementary schools

■ Thursday, Dec. 17 — Mike Davis, Golden Gate and Lely elementary schools

■ Tuesday, Jan. 5 — Seagate, Highlands and Pinecrest elementary schools

■ Wednesday, Jan. 6 — Calusa Park and Vineyards elementary schools

■ Friday, Jan. 8 — Veterans Memorial and Naples Park elementary schools

■ Monday, Jan. 11 — Village Oak elementary schools

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