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La Conner student COVID-19 vaccination rate almost 25%

La Conner students are getting their jabs in.

Not in terms of any verbal disputes or playground scuffles, but instead when it comes to receiving voluntary vaccinations intended to help protect against the spread of COVID-19.

According to school officials, about one-fourth of La Conner students have been vaccinated since the U.S. Food and Drug Administration gave the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine emergency authorization at October’s end for use in children five to 11-years-old.

“Looking at our registration platform, I can see that we have 24 per cent of our students vaccinated – 40 per...

 

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