Health Requirements

Contact Donna OConnor, Nurse/Health Services Administrator, at 456-9318 or donna.oconnor@ppsd.org
for more information on health and safety topics or if you have any questions/concerns.
 
Health & Immunization Requirements for PreKindergarten to Grade 12

Currently, students must receive the following immunizations prior to their enrollment for PREKINDERGARTEN THROUGH GRADE 12:

HEALTH REQUIREMENTS

Number of doses are age appropriate immunizations for all CDC recommended vaccines.


PRE-KINDERGARTEN

· DTaP

· HepB

· Polio-IPV

· PCV

· HIB

· MMR

· Varicella

· Rotavarius

· Hepatitis A

· Influenza

· Lead Screening

· Evidence of Physical Exam within the past twelve (12) months or appointment within six (6) months of entering school.

 

 

KINDERGARTEN

· DTaP Five (5) doses

· HepB Three (3) doses (final dose after 6-months old)

· Polio Four (4) doses (final dose after 4-years old)

· PCV

· HIB

· MMR Two (2) doses

· Varicella Two (2) doses or proof from your child’s physician stating that your child has a history of chicken pox disease.

· Hepatitis A

· Evidence of Lead Screening

· Evidence of Vision Screening

· Evidence of Physical Exam within the past twelve (12) months or appointment within six (6) months of entering school.

 

 

SEVENTH (7TH )GRADE

· DTaP Five (5) doses

· HepB Three (3) doses (final dose after 6-months old)

· Polio Four (4) doses (final dose after 4-years old)

· PCV

· HIB

· MMR Two (2) doses

· Varicella Two (2) doses o proof from your child’s physician stating that your child has a history of chicken pox disease.

· Hepatitis A

· Tdap One (1) dose

· MCV One (1) dose

· HPV One   (1) dose

a. Beginning August 1, 2016 all entering 8th grader— Two (2) doses

b. Beginning August 1, 2017 all student entering 9th grade— Three (3) doses

· Evidence of Physical Exam within the past twelve (12) months or appointment within six (6) months of entering school.

 

 

TWELTH (12TH) GRADE

· Evidence of all of the above

· Booster dose of MCV for entry into 12th grade (CDC recommends booster at age 16)

· Evidence of Physical Exam within the past twelve (12) months or appointment within six (6) months of entering school.