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Immunization Requirements

STUDENT IMMUNIZATION LAW AGE/GRADE REQUIREMENTS 2014- 2015 SCHOOL YEAR

The following are the minimum required immunizations for each age/grade level. It is not a recommended immunization schedule for infants and preschoolers. For that schedule, contact your doctor or local health department.

Age/Grade

Number of Doses

Pre K (2 yrs through 4 yrs)

4 DTP/DTaP/DT2

 

3 Polio

3 Hep B

1 MMR5

1 Var6

Grades K through 3

4 DTP/DTaP/DT2

 

4 Polio4

3 Hep B

2 MMR5

2 Var6

Grades 4 through 5

4 DTP/DTaP/DT2

 

4 Polio4

3 Hep B

2 MMR5

1 Var6

Grades 6 through 9

4 DTP/DTaP/DT2

1 Tdap3

4 Polio4

3 Hep B

2 MMR5

2 Var6

Grades 10 through 11

4 DTP/DTaP/DT2

1 Tdap3

4 Polio4

3 Hep B

2 MMR5

1 Var6

Grade 12

4 DTP/DTaP/DT2

1 Tdap3

4 Polio4

3 Hep B

2 MMR5

2 Var6

1. DTP/DTaP/DT vaccine for children entering Kindergarten: Your child must have received one dose after the 4th birthday (either the 3rd, 4th, or 5th dose) to be compliant. (Note: a dose 4 days or less before the 4th birthday is also acceptable).

2. DTP/DTaP/DT/Td vaccine for students entering Pre K and grades 1 through 12: Four doses are required. However, if your child received the 3rd dose after the 4th birthday, further doses are not required. (Note: a dose 4 days or less before the 4th birthday is also acceptable).

3. TDAP means adolescent tetanus, diphtheria and acellular pertussis vaccine. If your child received a dose of a tetanus-containing vaccine, such as Td, within 5 years of entering the grade in which Tdap is required, your child is compliant and a dose of Tdap vaccine is not required.

4. Polio vaccine for students entering grades Kindergarten through 12: Four doses are required. However, if your child received the 3rd dose after the 4th birthday, further doses are not required. (Note: a dose 4 days or less before the 4th birthday is also acceptable).

5. The first dose of MMR vaccine must have been received on or after the first birthday (Note: a dose 4 days or less before the 1st birthday is also acceptable).

6. Var means Varicella (chickenpox) vaccine. A history of chickenpox disease is also acceptable.

2010-2012 Immunization Requirements-Spanish

Student Immunization Record

Student Immunization Record-Spanish

 

 

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