COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Information
First, Call your Doctor.
If you feel sick and/or are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, please call your primary care physician.
In Conway, the Faulkner County Health Department and both local hospitals (Baptist and Conway Regional) offer screening/testing for COVID-19. The links on this page are designed as a resource for families if needed. This information is not a substitute for direct care or advice from a physician.
Vaccines for Students ages 5-11
The COVID-19 Vaccine has now been approved for children ages 5-11. According to the Governor’s announcement, these vaccines will first be available at local health units. For information and scheduling in our area, please call the Faulkner County Health Department at 501-450-4941.
Vaccinations should also become available at your family physician’s office and local pharmacies in the coming weeks.
As a reminder, students who are fully-vaccinated are not required to quarantine after exposure, per the state’s quarantine guidelines.
If it becomes necessary for your student to be absent from school relating to this vaccination, absences will be excused with proper documentation.
Vaccinations against COVID-19 are now readily available at any Conway-area pharmacy, as well as Baptist Hospital and Conway Regional Medical Center.
Children ages 5-11 are now eligible to get a COVID vaccine.
If you have specific questions about the vaccine or need to know information regarding a specific/personal health condition, please contact your primary care physician.
Individuals who are fully vaccinated will not be required to quarantine if exposed to a positive COVID case as long as they do not develop any symptoms.
Staff members and students are encouraged, but not required, to notify their school if they are fully vaccinated.
CONWAY AREA PHARMACIES
The Medicine Shoppe
Walgreens (Oak St.)
Walgreens (Salem Rd.)
Smith Family Pharmacy
Amity Road Pharmacy
Kroger (Salem Rd.)
Kroger (Oak St.)
Walmart (Hwy 65)
Walmart (Dave Ward)
Conway Medical Park
James Barker Pharmacy