Medford School District say nearly 80% of staff are vaccinated

MEDFORD, Ore — As the October 18th  state deadline to be vaccinated quickly approaches, the Medford School District says a majority of its staff are fully vaccinated.

Officials say the numbers are constantly changing and will not be official until Monday. Below are the numbers as of Friday.

·         1,199 staff are fully vaccinated or in process (79%)

·         257 staff have an approved exception (17%)

·         3 employees have indicated that they have no intent on complying (<1%)

·         29 employees failed to respond (<2%)

·          31 staff are in the process of re-submitting their documents (i.e. picture of document too blurry to read, etc.) or will be submitting proof of their second shot of a two dose series shortly. (2%)

Leave a Comment:

Note: By commenting below you agree to abide by the KOBI5.com commenting guidelines. View the KOBI5.com Comment Board Guidelines »

Anthony Carter
Anthony Carter is a reporter for NBC5 News. He grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and graduated from Elizabethtown College in 2019. Anthony started his career as a print journalist, covering New York sports and the NBA Draft. He then started his own sports podcast and website covering the Arena Football League. Anthony moved to the Rogue Valley in 2019 as a news producer before joining the NBC5 News family. Anthony likes to workout at the gym, play basketball, and root for his Atlanta Hawks and New York Jets. Want to connect with Anthony? send him an email: [email protected]