Immunizations Required for School Entry
Starting July 1, 2019
Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Pertussis (DTaP, DTP, Tdap, or Td) — 5 doses
(4 doses OK if one was given on or after 4th birthday. 3 doses OK if one was given on or after 7th birthday.)
For 7th-12th graders, at least 1 dose of pertussis-containing vaccine is required on or after 7th birthday.
Polio (OPV or IPV) — 4 doses
(3 doses OK if one was given on or after 4th birthday)
Hepatitis B — 3 doses
(not required for 7th grade entry)
Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR) — 2 doses
(Both given on or after 1st birthday)
Varicella (Chickenpox) — 2 doses
These immunization requirements also apply to students entering transitional kindergarten.
California schools are required to check immunization records for all new student admissions at TK/Kindergarten through 12th grade and all students advancing to 7th grade before entry. Parents must show their child's Immunization Record as proof of immunization.
For more information: https://www.shotsforschool.org/k-12/
Immunizations Schedule for Children
For a printable PDF: http://eziz.org/assets/docs/IMM-395.pdf
Vaccination Safety: 10 Facts
One of the most important ways that you keep children healthy is by giving them vaccines. Click here to read the ten facts: English version. Vacunas: 10 Datos para Asistentes Médicos: Spanish version.
There will be no Immunization Clinic on Tuesday, October 15.
We will hold a make up Immunization Clinic on Tuesday, October 22 from 1 to 4.
Location of Clinic:
Amador County Public Health Department
10877 Conductor Blvd., Suite 400, Sutter Creek, CA
Located in the new Health & Human Services Bldg. (Down Ridge Rd almost to the Ridge Rd/Hwy 88 intersection and the railroad tracks, turn left at Locomotive Lane and right on Conductor Blvd.)
Dates and Times:
Effective March 12, 2019
1st and 3rd Tuesdays
2:00 PM to 4:30 PM
NO CLINICS on the 2nd, 4th and 5th Tuesdays or HOLIDAYS. **No clinic on Tuesday, October 15.
Children's Immunization Fees: $10.00 per child (we are able to bill Medi-Cal if you have the card)
Adult Vaccines Available (19 years and older):
- Twinrix (combo Hep A/Hep B) three dose series $110.00 per dose
*All clinic fees are cash or check only
Prevent the Spread of Germs
Centers for Disease Control - Immunizations: CLICK HERE
Shots for School: CLICK HERE
EZ-IZ: CLICK HERE
Vaccines for Children Program: CLICK HERE