South-west students answer call to vaccinate ahead of VCE exams

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Updated September 14 2021 - 5:46am, first published September 13 2021 - 4:00am
Ready: Hawkesdale P-12 School students Olivia Smith, nurse Tracey Dean, Leigh Edwards, Tania Brown, nurse Tania Brown and Alex Lewis receive a Pfizer vaccine at school this month. Picture: Chris Doheny

A statewide blitz to vaccinate eligible year 11 and 12 students ahead of final exams has been widely embraced with some south-west schools achieving a 100 per cent uptake.