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Immunization Policy


California immunization requirements for elementary school students are as follows:


Number of Doses Required for Each Immunization:
4 Polio 5 DTaP 3 Hep B 2 MMR 2 Varicella


DTap/Tdap = diphtheria toxoid, tetanus toxoid, and acellular pertussis vaccine

Hep B = hepatitis B vaccine

MMR = measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine

Varicella = chickenpox vaccine

Special Exemptions: There are some special exemptions (waivers) allowed by the State (medical and/or personal beliefs). Personal Belief Exemptions will not be granted after 12/31/2015 per state law. These exemptions will be approved when the appropriate forms are completed.
For more information go to ShotsForSchool.