Immunizations Requirements

DEADLINE INFORMATION:

Parents must have all immunizations up-to-date with medical documentation, or complete a Statement of Exemption signed and returned to the school nurse by OCTOBER 27, 2020* in order for your child to avoid being excluded from school.

*Note - Governor Wolf has extended the extending the deadline for Immunizations for two months after the start of school which would mean that by October 27th, all Twin Valley Students must have proof of immunizations submitted.


In accordance with the immunization requirements from the Pennsylvania Department of Health and State Board of Education all students grades K-12 must have the immunizations listed below to attend school.

A record of immunizations may be dropped off at your student's building main office.  Contact your health provider or call 1-877-PA HEALTH for more information.

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 chicken pox disease
 Tdap 1 dose (required at 11-12 years of age to enter grades 7-12)
 Meningococcal/MCV 2 doses (1st dose at 11-15 years of age, required to enter grade 7, 2nd dose required at age 16 or entry into 12th grade.)

 


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


Call for an appointment




Wyomissing Clinic:

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


Call for an appointment




Chester County Clinic:

C.C.H.D. Immunization Clinics