Don’t have your child miss school this year because of the flu. The School District of Janesville will be providing flu vaccines at no cost to children in the elementary and middle schools. The vaccine is being directed to those students who do not have health insurance coverage or who are enrolled in the Medicaid program. The vaccine will be provided by a nasal spray, there will be no shots. Students with any of the following conditions would not be eligible to receive the nasal spray vaccine: allergies to eggs or gelatin; receiving regular aspirin therapy; diagnosed with sickle cell anemia, asthma, cystic fibrosis, or chronic bronchitis; have an altered immune system; or received an immunization in the last 4 weeks. If you are interested in having your child receive the flu vaccine, stop into the school office to complete the permission form and screening questions. Flu vaccines will be given at school, during the school day in late October and early November. If you have questions call 743-5097.