• Preschool/Child Care Immunization Requirements (18 months - 5 years)

    State of California
    Required Immunizations
    The following immunizations are required for school enrollment by the State of California. An official record of the student's immunization record must be presented as verification of immunization. This record can be a California Yellow Immunization Card or a medical record from the physician. The record must be signed or stamped by the physician.
    Polio 3 doses at any age  
    Diphtheria, Pertussis, and Tetanus (DPT)
    4 doses at any age  
    Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR)
    Must have been given on or after 1st birthday*
    1 dose

    Hepatitis B

     3 doses

                                                                                                                                      Hib                                                    1  dose

    Varicella Chickenpox
    Kindergarten and all grades 1-12 students enrolling in a California school for the first time
    A four (4) day grace period is allowed if vaccine was given 4 days prior to birthday.
    1 dose or
    a physician-documented disease history


    All immunizations must be current, meaning the student has completed the above requirements or are not yet due for another dose. School Health Technicians and District Nurses are available to answer questions and provide assistance.

    More information is available on the website www.shotsforschool.org or contact your school nurse for more information.
Last Modified on January 19, 2019