Immunizations

New Immunization Requirements for 2017-18

Please click on the flyer below for more information: Immunization Flier for school - CCIC 6.2017.pdf


DEADLINE INFORMATION:

In accordance with the NEW immunization requirements from the Pennsylvania Department of Health and State Board of Education all students grades (K-12) must have the following immunizations to attend school beginning in the 2017-2018 school year. 

If your child is missing one or more of the immunizations listed below, they WILL NOT BE permitted to attend school starting Tuesday, September 5th  and until all immunizations are completed or a Statement of Exemptionis completed. 

Required Immunizations:

DTP/DTaP (4 doses) (1 dose on or after their 4th birthday)

Polio (4 doses) (4th dose on or after 4th birthday & at least 6 months after last dose)

MMR (2 doses) (measles, mumps, & rubella)

Hepatitis B (3 doses)

Varicella (2 doses) or evidence of chickenpox disease

Tdap (1 dose) required to enter grades 7-12

Meningococcal (MCV) (2 doses) 1st dose at 11-15 year of age, required to enter grade 7, 2nd dose required at age 16 or entry into 12th grade.

 

*Contact your health provider or call 1-877-PA HEALTH for more information.


Exemptions
Any parent seeking a medical, religious or philosophical/strong moral or ethical conviction exemption to the immunization law requirements must submit the form below or risk exclusion of their child from school. Form must be submitted to school nurse.

TVSD Statement of Exemption


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are available for uninsured and under-insured children 18 years of age and younger.



Pottstown Clinic:

Visiting Nurse Assoc. of Pottstown & Vic.
1963 East High St.
Pottstown, PA  19464
610-327-5700, ext 3800


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Wyomissing Clinic:

Berks Visiting Nurse Assoc.
1170 Berkshire Blvd.
Wyomissing, PA  19610
610-378-0481, ext 3294


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