Immunizations

State Required Immunizations for Public School Attendance:

All Students (K-12)

4 doses of tetanus*

            (one dose given on or after the 4th birthday)

4 doses of diphtheria*

            (one dose given on or after the 4th birthday)

4 doses of polio

2 doses of measles**

2 doses of mumps**

1 dose of rubella (German Measles)**

3 doses of hepatitis B

2 doses of varicella (Chickenpox)

            *Usually given as DTaP or DT , Td or Tdap

            **Usually given as MMR

 

 

Students attending 7th grade need the following additional immunizations:

1 dose of tetanus, diphtheria, acellular pertussis (Tdap), given after age 10.

            (if 5 years has elapsed since last tetanus immunization)

 

 

*These requirements allow for exemptions for medical reasons, personal, and religious beliefs with completion of the state provided exemption form.
(MMR  can no longer be a personal exemption as of July 19, 2019.)

*If your child is exempt from immunizations, he/she may be removed from school during an active outbreak.