Duarte Unified Partners with City of Hope and the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health to Provide Access to First Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine
Duarte Unified School District (DUSD) is partnering with the City of Hope and the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health to provide access to the first does of the COVID-19 vaccine to employees of eight regional school districts, Duarte residents, and residents from neighboring communities that are age 65 or older.
Currently, DUSD can serve all employees that are age 65 and older of the following school districts:
Arcadia Unified School District
Azusa Unified School District
Baldwin Park Unified School District
Duarte Unified School District
El Monte City School District
El Monte Union High School District
Monrovia Unified School District
San Gabriel Unified School District
In addition to educators, DUSD is also able to offer first dose appointments to all members of Duarte and nearby communities who are age 65 and older.
The first round of appointments will be scheduled for Saturday, February 20, and Sunday, February 21, 2021. During this first dose appointment, all participants will be scheduled for their second dose of the vaccine that will take place on Saturday, March 20, and Sunday, March 21, 2021. Both vaccination appointments will be conducted at the Duarte Performing Arts Center parking lot (1401 Highland Avenue).
As there is a limited supply, residents are urged to complete the appointment request forms now. Also, please share this information with everyone you may know who needs the vaccine.