Michigan Law requires that all students be immunized against vaccine preventable diseases to attend school. Before a child can enroll in school, his/her parents/guardian must present a record of up-to-date immunizations. If a parent wishes to sign a waiver for immunizations they can be obtained at LMAS Health Department, E9526 Prospect Street in Wetmore.
|Immunizations||Ages 4-6||Ages 7-18|
|Diphtheria, Tetanus & Pertussis||4 DTP or DTAP. One dose must be on or after 4 years of age.||4 doses D or T OR 3 doses Td if #1 given on or after age 7. 1 does of Tdap for ages 11 through 18 IF 5 years since last dose of tetnus/diphtheria containing vaccine.|
|Polio||4 doses if dose 3 adminstered on or after 4 years of age, only 3 doses are requried.||3 doses are required.|
|Measles, Mumps, Rubella||2 doses are required. The first dose must be given on or after the 1st birthday.||2 doses are required. The first dose must be given on or after the 1st birthday.|
|Hepatitis B||3 doses are required.||3 doses are required.|
|Varicella (Chicken pox)||2 doses are required on or after the 1st birthday OR current lab immunity ORreliable history of the disease.||2 doses are required on or after the 1st birthday OR current lab immunity ORreliable history of the disease.|
|Meningococcal||NONE||1 dose for children 11-18 years of age.|