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NANTUCKET PUBLIC SCHOOLS

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New immunization guidelines for children entering school in September 2016.

  • Hepatitis B - 3 doses for all grades, including preschool
  • DTaP, DTP
    • 4 doses for preschool
    • 5 doses for kindergarten through grade 12, unless the 4th dose is given after the 4th birthday
    • One dose of Tdap is required for all students entering grades 7-12
  • Polio
    • 3 doses for preschool
    • 4 doses for kindergarten through grade 12, unless the 3rd dose is given after the 4th birthday
    • The minimal age for the last dose of IVP (polio) is on or after the fourth birthday.
  • MMR
    • 1 dose for preschool
    • 2 doses for kindergarten through grade 12
  • Varicella
    • 1 dose for preschool
    • 2 doses for kindergarten through grade 5
    • grade 6, **2 doses MMR or (2 doses of measles, 1 dose mumps, 1 rubella)
    • 2 doses for grades 7 through 12,