Are you aware of the new Pertussis (Whooping Cough) Booster Shot requirement? All students in grades 7 and above are required to have a Pertussis booster shot before school starts in August 2011. If students have not had the booster shot, then they cannot attend school. Please be sure to make arrangements to get this booster shot and provide the school with proof of the vaccine. For more information please check the links below.