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Immunization Requirements By Law

Age/Grade Number of Doses
Pre K (age 2-4) 4 DTP/DTaP/DT - 3 Polio - 3 Hep B - 1 MMR5 - 1 VAR6
Grade K-1 4 DTP/DTaP/DT/Td1 - 4 Polio4 - 3 Hep B - 2 MMR5 - 2 VAR6
Grades 2-5 4 DTP/DTaP/DT/Td2 - 4 Polio4 - 3 Hep B - 2 MMR5 - 1 VAR6
Grade 6-7 4 DTP/DTaP/DT/Td2 - 1 Tdap3 - 4 Polio4 - 3 Hep B - 2 MMR5 - 2 VAR6
Grade 8 4 DTP/DTaP/DT/Td2 - 4 Polio4 - 3 Hep B - 2 MMR5 - 1 VAR6,7
Grade 9-10 4 DTP/DTaP/DT/Td2 - 1 Tdap3 - 4 Polio4 - 3 Hep B - 2 MMR5 - 1 VAR6,7
Grade 11 4 DTP/DTaP/DT/Td2 - 4 Polio4 - 3 Hep B - 2 MMR5 - 1 VAR6,7
Grade 12 4 DTP/DTaP/DT/Td2 - 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) 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 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.
  7. Students 13 years of age or older without a prior history of chickenpox disease, or who received their first dose of varicella vaccine at 13 years of age or older, are required to receive 2 doses of varicella vaccine.

A parent-authorized Registration/Emergency/Health form is required to be completed or updated for all students. This form shall include the name of the student’s primary care provider. In the event that an ambulance would be required to transport an injured student for emergency care, the charge for the ambulance service is the obligation of the parent. Neither the Sheboygan Area School District nor its employees shall be held responsible for carrying out the procedures authorized by the parent except for negligent liability.