MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) has partnered with the University of Miami Health System to provide free COVID-19 testing to Miami-Dade county children, ages 4-18.
All testing will be done through the Health System’s Pediatric Mobile Unit, which will be available at several school parking lots over winter recess.READ MORE: Overnight Fire in Fort Lauderdale Condo Leaves One Dead, Another Hospitalized
Here are the dates and locations for the mobile unit testing, taking place from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
|December 21||American Senior High||18350 N.W. 67th Avenue
Hialeah, FL 33015
|December 22||iTech@ Thomas A. Edison Educational Center||6101 N.W. 2nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33127
|December 23||Miami Sunset Senior High||13125 S.W. 72nd Street
Miami, FL 33183
|December 28||J.C. Bermudez Senior High||5005 N.W. 112th Avenue
Doral, FL 33178
|December 29||Coral Reef Senior High||10101 S.W. 152nd Street
Miami, FL 33157
|December 30||Homestead Senior High||2351 S.E. 12th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33034
School officials say that a parent/guardian must accompany their child for testing.
Walk-ups are welcome, but appointments are encouraged.MORE NEWS: Miami Police Department Sees Record Number of Applications In Hours
Appointments can be made by calling 305-243-2059.