Public Health Madison & Dane County continues to provide vaccines for 5-11 year olds at the Arena at the Alliant Energy Center. They have expanded the number of appointment slots per day to 500. They tend to have many open appointments.
Appointments are required at the Arena. To make an appointment, go to this website: https://publichealthmdc.com/coronavirus/covid-19-vaccine/vaccination-appointments
They also have a page where people can learn more about the Arena and what to expect when they're there.
To register your child for a test, go to this website: https://register.covidconnect.wi.gov/en-US/
To register to be tested at a school location - like Thoreau Elementary, choose the non-public site option when you get to the section for choosing a site.
VAN HISE NURSE
Lauri Ysen, RN, NCSN
Health Office Phone:
608-204-4632 or 608-204-4631
608-204-0417 (attn: School Nurse)
SAFE TRAVEL INFORMATION
SAMPLE "CLOSE CONTACT" LETTER
If your child is considered a close contact to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, you will receive a phone call from the nurse. You will also be emailed the letter below with dates filled in that are specific to your child.