The list of immunizations below, a physical examination, and a copy of a birth certificate are required BEFORE a student may begin school.
Immunization: Florida law 232.032 requires that all students must provide the school with evidence that they have been immunized. It is important that specific dates be listed for each immunization.
5 DPT (Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus)
- 4 OPV (Oral Polio)
- 2 MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella)
- The Hepatitis B Vaccine should be on record for all students in grades K5 – 12. (Please note that the Hepatitis B Vaccine is a series of two or three shots that must be taken over a 3-6 month period.)
- Varicella (chickenpox) vaccine is required for all Elementary students and two doses are required for Kindergarten students.
- A Tetanus-Diphtheria Booster should be on record for all students in grades 7 – 12
All students transferring from another state or country
All students entering Kindergarten
All students entering 7th grade
All students participating in organized sports must have a sports physical. (This applies to team sports only).
The physical examination must have been completed within 12 months, prior to entering school.