The NC Department of Health and Human Services requirements can be found at this link: NC K-12 Immunization Requirements
Proof of immunization should be turned in with physical form. This form can be found on the important links page or picked up in the nurse's office.
Upcoming Middle School Students
Important Information for Parents with Children Entering Middle School
New Immunization Requirements Beginning July 1, 2015:
Children who start 7th grade on or after July 1, 2015, will be required to have vaccines recommended by
the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to protect them from serious diseases. Students
entering 7th grade will be required to have one dose each of Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis) and
meningococcal vaccines if they have not previously received these vaccines.
**Proof of immunization must be provided within the first 30 days of school. If you do not provide this information within 30 days from their start date, your child will be unable to attend proof of immunization is provided. Doctor's appointments usually fill quickly so try to schedule your appointment before July to make sure you are ready for the start of the school year. Please contact me if you have any questions.