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Seminole County Public Schools to offer COVID-19 vaccine to elderly employees

Walk-ins will not be accepted

Spencer Jensen, music teacher at the Legacy Preparatory Academy receives the COVID-19 vaccine at the Davis County Legacy Center Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, in Farmington, Utah. Utah began vaccinating teachers and school staff across the state. They are aiming to have all teachers and school staff vaccinated by the end of February. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
Spencer Jensen, music teacher at the Legacy Preparatory Academy receives the COVID-19 vaccine at the Davis County Legacy Center Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, in Farmington, Utah. Utah began vaccinating teachers and school staff across the state. They are aiming to have all teachers and school staff vaccinated by the end of February. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) (Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. – Seminole County Public Schools will offer coronavirus vaccine shots to its elderly employees during an event next week.

The first round of shots will take place on Jan. 20 and the second dose will be given on Feb. 10. District nurses will be at Lyman High School to provide the shots to employees 65 and older who have registered in advance for an appointment.

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The vaccine is free and optional.

Those qualifying employees who would like to receive it can register using a link provided in their email.