Immunization Requirements

The following immunizations are mandatory for school entrance/attendance in the Sate of New Jersey and proper documentation of these immunizations must be provided to the school nurse by the parent upon enrollment.  They will be kept on file in the school health office.


DPT 4-5 doses (if 4, the 4th must have been given on or after the 4th birthday.

Polio  3-4 doses (if 3, the third must have been given on or after the first birthday).

NMR     2 doses (the first of which hast have been given on or after the first birthday)  3 Doses                                              

Hepatitis B Series 3 Doses        

Varicella (chicken pox) One dose (for those children entering K or grade 1 born on or after January 1, 1997—effective staring school year ‘04-’05.)  This vaccine is only exempt if  the child had chicken pox or has proof of  immunity to it.  Children who present either documented laboratory evidence, a physician’s or parental statement of previous varicella disease, shall not be required to receive varicella vaccines