An elementary school classroom with multicolor reading charts on the blue wall on the left side, with activity books laying on a long table below it.

Kindergarten vaccination rates declined nationally, but are higher in WV 

BY: - August 15, 2023

The number of kindergarteners to get their school-required vaccinations has declined after the COVID pandemic, but West Virginia’s rate has been higher, a success health leaders say is due to the state’s strong public health policy.  During the 2021-2022 school year, the latest for which data is available, coverage for all required school vaccinations nationally […]