• Vaccine

    Older students are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, with any student ages 12 and up able to get vaccinated starting May 13.

Vaccine Opportunities During High School Registration

  • High schools in Portland Public Schools, with the support of community partners, will offer free vaccinations during registration to students who still need one. Any student 12 or older can receive a vaccine at no cost. Below are dates and locations. Please check with school staff for more information.

  • School Dates, Times Clinic Location Vaccinator
    Benson August 30, 31
    8 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Benson Wellness Center OHSU
    Cleveland August 20,
    9 a.m.-1 p.m.
    Lower Gym Providence
    Franklin August 20
    8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
    Front of school outside Portland Fire & Rescue
    Grant August 20
    9 a.m.-1 p.m.
    Room 296 Providence
    Ida B. Wells-Barnett August 26
    12:30-3:30 p.m.
    Gym Costco Pharmacy
    Jefferson August 23, 24
    9 a.m.-1 p.m.
    Outside, next to gym Providence
    Lincoln August 23
    noon-3 p.m.
    Room 169 Costco Pharmacy

    August 24, 25, 26
    10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

    Main Commons OHSU
    Roosevelt August 25, 26, 27
    9 a.m.-1 p.m.
    Room 078B Providence, Medical Teams International
  • Multnomah County Offering Free Vaccinations For Students on August 18 and 24

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    Multnomah County is staging two free vaccination events in a effort to make returning to school safer. Those who receive a vaccine will be eligible to receive a gift card. The events: 

    Date: Wednesday, August 18
    Location: Fabric Depot, 700 SE 122nd Ave.
    Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Date: Tuesday, August 24
    Location: Arbor Lodge, 7440 N. Denver Ave.
    Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    The event is open to students ages 12 and older. Youth under 15 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. You are asked to bring your immunization record, school exclusion letter and insurance card, if you them.

    Appointments are recommended; to schedule one, please call 503-988-5558. Drop-ins are also welcome.

    Other vaccination opportunities from Multnomah County

    The countr is sponsoring weekly vaccination opportunities at select locations through the end of August. For days, sites and times, please see the county's Upcoming COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics webpage

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Previous Updates

  • Vaccination Opportunity for PPS Employees on Aug. 18

  • Vaccination Event at Franklin HS and Lane MS set for July 23 and 30, and August 13 and 20

  • July 20 Vaccination Event at Grant High School

  • June 30 Vaccine Event at Roosevelt High School

  • June 21 Vaccination Event at Harrison Park K-8 School

  • May 24 Update: Reminder About COVID-19 Vaccination Opportunities for Students Age 12 and Up

  • May 17 Update: COVID-19 Vaccination Consent Form for Students Ages 12-14

  • May 10 Update: Reminder, COVID-19 Vaccinations Available for Students 16+

  • May 4 Update: Additional Information About COVID-19 Vaccinations for Students 16+

  • April 30 Update: COVID-19 Vaccination Opportunity for Students 16+

  • March 15 Update: Vaccine Options Remain for Eligible PPS Staff and Community Partners

  • March 2 Update: COVID-19 Vaccination appointments still available today

  • March 1 Update: More appointments for Wave 4 open today at 3 p.m.

  • February 25 Update: More appointments for Wave 4 open at noon today

  • February 22 Update: More appointments for Wave 4 and a Change to Wave 4 eligibility

  • February 17 Update: Thursday at 9 a.m. Wave 4 Appointments Open for Scheduling

  • February 15 Update: Appointments for Waves 1-3 and Oregon Convention Center Open Today

  • February 12 Update: OCC Vaccine Clinic Closed Due to Weather

  • February 11 Update: Noon Appointments for Waves 1-3 and Inclement Weather Impacts

  • February 4 Update: Wave 3 Appointments Open at Noon Today

  • February 1 Update: Wave 2 Vaccine Appointments Available Today

  • January 29 Update: Wave 2 Vaccine Appointments Available at noon on Monday

  • January 28, Noon: Vaccine Updates and Wave 1 Appointments Still Available

  • January 27, Update II: More Wave 1 Vaccine Appointments Now Available

  • January 27: Vaccine Clinics Update

  • January 26 Noon Update: Important Information Regarding COVID Vaccination Appointments

  • January 26 Morning Update: Vaccine Scheduling Starts Today

  • January 22: Staff Vaccination Update

  • January 15 Update: Gov. Brown Announces Plan For Vaccinations for Educators and School Staff

  • January 14 Message on Potential Qualification for Phase 1A Vaccines

Communities of Color COVID-19 Vaccine Presentation

  • On January 29, an expert panel discussed the implications and challenges of COVID-19 vaccines on communities of color, which have been disproportionately affected by the pandemic. The presentation was co-sponsored by Multnomah County, the Coalition of Communities of Color and Portland Public Schools. Watch it: 


  • Let's Talk

  • On August 18, Portland Public Schools announced that all district employees will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Read message to staff

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