Immunization Requirements for Pre-K

IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS

4 year olds (Pre-K)

 

4 doses of DPT/DTaP/DT/TdaP/Td
3 doses Polio
1 dose MMR received on or after the 1st birthday*
3 doses Hib (one of which must be on or after 12 months) or 1 dose Hib after 15 months of age
2 doses Hepatitis A
3 doses Hepatitis B
Pneumococcal Conjugate (Prevnar, PCV7) - 4 doses given in infancy with one dose after age 1, or 2 doses if given between 12-24 months, or 1 dose if given after 24 months
1 dose Varicella (if child has not had chickenpox) *

 

* Doses given up to (and including) 4 days before the birthday will meet the requirements for school entry.

Exclusions from compliance are allowable on an individual basis as specified in Texas Education Code 2.09, Chapter 97. For further information, contact the school nurse.

Immunizations must be up to date in order for registration to be complete .

Please make sure your child's immunizatons are up to date before coming to registration.

 We are unable to complete your child's registration and place them in a class if immunizations are not up to date.

 

Planning ahead:

   Prior to the start of Kindergarten or the age of 5 whichever comes first, each child is required to have another DTaP (#5), Polio (#4), MMR (#2), and Varicella (#2).