Immunization Updates

ATTENTION PARENTS AND GUARDIANS

THERE ARE ADDITONAL VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS STARTING IN
AUGUST 2011.

STUDENTS IN ALL GRADES WILL NEED TWO DOSES OF VARIVAX, WHICH IS THE CHICKENPOX VACCINE, OR HAVE A HISTORY OF HAVING HAD CHICKENPOX DISEASE.

STUDENTS ENTERING 7TH GRADE in 2011 will need to have:
One dose of tetanus, diphtheria, acellular pertussis (Tdap)
One dose of meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV)
Two doses of varicella (chickenpox) or history of disease.

PLEASE PROVIDE PROOF OF THE ABOVE IMMUNIZATIONS TO THE NURSE AT YOUR CHILD’S SCHOOL.