Chapter I - Health and Safety

Part 1.0 Student Health

Section 1.2 Immunizations

Policy Statement:

By law, every student must be immunized before entering school or must complete a vaccination exemption online module prior to entering school (Utah code 53G-9-3, Utah Rule 396-100).

Online module to receive exemption
Prior to attending school, every student must have the following immunizations:
  • DTaP/DTP/DT/Tdap
    • 3 doses of Td, including one Tdap, if the series was started after age 7
    • 4 doses if the 4th dose was given after the 4th birthday
    • 5 doses if the 4th dose was given before the 4th birthday
  • Polio
    • 3 doses if the 3rd dose was given after the 4th birthday
    • 4 doses if the 3rd dose was given before the 4th birthday
  • 2 doses of Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR)
  • 3 doses of Hepatitis B
  • 2 dose of Varicella (chickenpox) or history of disease is acceptable, a parent must have the student's doctor sign the verification statement on the school immunization record.
  • 2 doses of Hepatitis A
  • 1 additional dose of Tdap prior to entering 7th grade
  • 1 dose of Meningococcal prior to entering 7th grade
The data is to be tabulated on a Utah Certificate of Immunization form and signed by your physician.  Parents need to bring the original to the school for verification.  The school will make a copy of the certificate and put it in the student file.