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Immunization Requirements for School

Immunization Requirements for School: 2016-2017 

 

 

 

DTaP/DT/Tdap/Td (Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis) 

K

  • Four (4) or more of DTaP or DT, or any combination.
  • If all four doses were given before the 4th birthday, a fifth (5) dose is required.
  • If the fourth dose was administered at least six months after the third dose, and on or after the 4thbirthday, a fifth (5) dose is not required.

Grades 1-12

  • Four (4) or more of DTaP or DT, or any combination.
  • Three doses of Td or a combination of Td and Tdap is the minimum acceptable for children age seven (7) and up.

Grades 7-12

  • One (1) dose of Tdap vaccine must be administered prior to entry.

POLIO

K-6

  • Three (3) or more doses of IPV. The FINAL dose must be administered on or after the 4th birthday regardless of the number of previous doses.
  • If a combination of OPV and IPV was received, four (4) doses of either vaccine are required.

Grades 7-12

  • Three (3) or more doses of IPV or OPV.
  • If the third dose of either series was received prior to the fourth birthday, a fourth (4) dose is required.
  • If a combination of OPV and IPV was received, four (4) doses of either vaccine are required.

MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella)

 K-12

  • Two (2) doses of MMR. Dose 1 must be administered on or after the first birthday.
  • The second dose must be administered at least 28 days after dose 1. 

HEP B (Hepatitis B) 

K-12

  • Three (3) doses of Hepatitis B.
  • The second dose must be administered at least 28 days after the first dose.
  • The third dose must be given at least 16 weeks after the first dose and at least 8 weeks after the second dose.
  • The last dose in the series (third or fourth dose), must not be administered before age 24 weeks. 

Varicella (Chickenpox) 

K-6

  • Two (2) doses of varicella vaccine must be administered prior to entry.
  • Dose 1 must be administered on or after the first birthday.
  • The second dose should be administered at least three (3) months after dose one (1)
  • However, if the second dose is administered at least 28 days after first dose, it is considered valid.

Grades 7-10

  • One (1) dose of varicella vaccine must be administered on or after the first birthday.  

Meningitis (Meningococcal, MCV4)

Grade 7

  • One (1) dose of meningococcal (serogroup A, C, W, and Y) vaccine must be administered prior to entry

Grade 12

  • Two (2) doses of meningococcal (serogroup A, C, W, and Y) vaccine must be administered prior to entry
    **If the first (1st) dose of MCV4 was administered on or after the 16th birthday, a second (2nd) dose is not required.
    **If the pupil is in 12th grade and is 15 years of age or younger, only one (1) dose is required.
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