CBS News reports:
Thousands of students in Seattle have 10 days to get vaccinated or they will not be allowed to go to school. This comes after Washington state had two measles outbreaks this year, one forcing a state of emergency.
The Seattle Public Schools district issued a notice to families saying their kids could not attend school “until the required information is provided to the school nurse.” Students must be vaccinated by January 8, CBS News correspondent Carter Evans reports.
“If any students show up on the 8th and they don’t have their records up to date, they’ll be put aside in a room, their parents will be contacted to come and collect the students,” said Tim Robinson, a spokesperson for the district.