IMPORTANT: Due to this weekend’s winter weather, the Virginia Beach Department of Public Health has decided to cancel the vaccine and testing clinics scheduled for Saturday, January 29 at Brandon Middle and New Hope Baptist Church.

If you have an appointment, you’ll received an email about the changes.


VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – Virginia Beach City Public Schools and the Virginia Beach Department of Public Health are offering free COVID-19 and flu vaccinations to students, faculty, staff and the general public at three schools this week.

The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine will be available at the clinics for anyone ages 5-17. Adults will have the option of either the Pfizer, Moderna, or Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Booster shots will also be available for those eligible to receive one. If you’re unsure of your eligibility, please reach out to your physician, or refer this website.

Appointments for the COVID-19 vaccine are encouraged at this week’s clinics, however, walk-ins will be accepted. Visit the links below to schedule your appointment time, or call 1-877-VAX-INVA (877– 829-4682).

Appointments are not required for flu vaccines.

Tuesday, Jan. 25, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

  • Hermitage Elementary School, 1701 Pleasure House Road 

Thursday, Jan. 27, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

  • Brookwood Elementary School, 601 South Lynnhaven Road 

Saturday, Jan. 29, 9 a.m. – noon – CANCELLED

  • Brandon Middle School, 1700 Pope St.
  • COVID-19 testing clinic at New Hope Baptist Church, 395 Old Great Neck Rd

For more information on COVID-19 vaccines, visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ‘Vaccines for COVID-19’ page at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/index.html.