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Fall 2016 Immunization Requirements

                         FALL 2016 IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS

FOR STUDENTS IN GRADES K-12

 

 

DtaP/DTP/DT                          Kindergarten                     

                                                Four (4) or more doses 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 4th dose was administered at least 6 months after the 3rd dose, and on or after the 4th birthday, a 5th dose is not required.


Grades 1 - 12 

Four (4) or more doses 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 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, 4 doses of either vaccine are required.

                                               

                                                Grades 7 - 12

                                                Three (3) or more doses of IPV or OPV. 4 doses are required if a combination of OPV or IPV was administered, or  if the 3rd dose of either vaccine was administered prior to the 4th birthday.

 

MMR                                       K – 12 

                                                Two (2) doses of MMR. The 1st dose must be administered on or after the 1st birthday. The 2nd dose must be administered at least 28 days after the 1st dose.

 

Hepatitis B                               K - 12                 

                                                3 doses of hepatitis B. The 2nd dose must be given at least 28 day after the 1st dose. The 3rd dose must be given at least 16 weeks after the 1st dose, and at least 8 weeks after the 2nd dose. The last dose in the series (dose 3 or 4) must not be given before age 24 weeks.

 

Varicella                                  K - 6

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

                                               

                                                Grades 7 -10

                                                One (1) dose of varicella vaccine must be given on or after the 1st birthday.

 

MCV 4                                     Grade 7

(Meningococcal)                       One (1) dose of meningococcal vaccine must be administered prior to entry.

                                               

                                                Grade 12

                                                1-2 dose(s) of meningococcal vaccine must be administered prior to entry. The 2nd dose must be administered on or after the 16th birthday, with at least 8 weeks between the 1st and 2nd dose. If the 1st dose was given after the 16th birthday, a 2nd dose is not required.

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