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Kindergarten Entry Requirements

The following vaccines are required for students entering Kindergarten:

5 DTP/DTaP/DT - 4 doses if 4th dose was given on/after the 4th birthday
4 Polio - 3 doses if 3rd dose was given on/after the 4th birthday
2 Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR)
3 Hepatitis B
2 Hepatitis A
1 Varicella (Chickenpox) - history of disease is acceptable, parent must sign verification statement on shcool immunization record (See NOTE)

NOTE: Effective December 5, 2014, kindergarten entry students will be required to have two doses of the chickenpox vaccine.

Seventh Grade Entry Requirements

The following vaccines are required for students entering seventh grade:

1 Tdap
3 Hepatitis B
1 Varicella (Chickenpox) - history of disease is acceptable, parent must sign verification statement on shcool immunization record (See NOTE)

Kindergarten through Grade 12 - ALL students Kindergarten through grade 12 are required to have two doses of the MMR vaccine.

NOTE: Effective December 5, 2014, seventh grade entry students will be required to have two doses of the chickenpox vaccine and one dose of the meningococcal vaccine.

Early Childhood Programs
(Includes children in a licensed day care center, nursery or preschool, child care facility, family home care, or
Head Start Program)

Children attending early childhood programs are required to be immunized appropriately for age. This means a child has received all of the doses of each vaccine appropriate for the child's age. Children should be immunized according to current immunization schedules.

Diphtheria Polio
Tetanus Haemophilus Influenza Type b
Pertussis Hepatitis A
Measles Hepatitis B
Mumps Pneumococcal
Rubella Varicella (chickenpox)

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