• Immunizations

    The Wisconsin Immunization Law requires all students have all their immunization information on file by the 30th school day. If you have any questions please contact the Health Assistant at your child's school. The following are the minimum required immunizations for each age/grade level. It is not a recommended immunization schedule for infants and preschoolers. For that schedule check with your doctor or St. Croix County Public Health.(715-246-8330)

    Immunization Requirements 2015-2016 School Year

    The following are the minimum required immunizations for each age/grade level.  

    Age/Grade
    Number of Doses
    Pre K
    (2 yrs through 4 yrs)
    4 DTP/DTaP/DT2
     
    3 Polio
    3 Hep B
    1 MMR5
    1 Var6
    Grade K through 5
    4 DTP/DTaP/DT/Td1,2
     
    4 Polio4
    3 Hep B
    2 MMR5
    2 Var6
    Grade 6 through 12
    4 DTP/DTaP/DT/Td2
    1 Tdap3
    4 Polio4
    3 Hep B
    2 MMR5
    2 Var6

    1. DTP/DTaP/DT vaccine for children entering Kindergarten: Your child must have received one dose after the 4th birthday (either the 3rd, 4th, or 5th) to be compliant. (Note: a dose 4 days or less before the 4th birthday is also acceptable). 

    2. DTP/DTaP/DT/Td vaccine for students entering Pre K through 12: Four doses are required. However, if your child received the 3rd dose after the 4th birthday, further doses are not required. (Note: a dose 4 days or less before the 4th birthday is also acceptable).

    3. Tdap means adolescent tetanus, diphtheria and acellular pertussis vaccine. If your child received a dose of a tetanus-containing vaccine, such as Td, within 5 years of entering the grade in which Tdap is required, your child is compliant and a dose of Tdap vaccine is not required.

    4. Polio vaccine for students entering grades Kindergarten through 12: Four doses are required. However, if your child received the 3rd dose after the 4th birthday, further doses are not required. (Note: a dose 4 days or less before the 4th birthday is also acceptable).

    5. The first dose of MMR vaccine must have been received on or after the first birthday (Note: a dose 4 days or less before the 1st birthday is also acceptable).

    6. Var means Varicella (chickenpox) vaccine. A history of chickenpox disease is also acceptable. 

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    Any student who does not have the immunization requirements by the 30th school day will be reported to the St. Croix County District Attorney for non-compliance. This can result in a fine of up to $25.00 per day. Immunizations can be obtained from your personal physician or they can be received from the St. Croix County Public Health Office located at the St. Croix Health Center, 1445 North Fourth Street, New Richmond. The Immunization Clinics are every Monday in New Richmond  (excluding federal holidays) by appointment only between 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. . There is a $5.00 donation. Students under the age of 18 must have a parent/guardian signature or be accompanied by a parent/guardian to receive any immunizations. St. Croix County Public Health 715-246-8330.
    WEBSITE: http://www.co.saint-croix.wi.us/publichealth
    A parent may also sign a waiver for personal, religious or medical reasons for a vaccine to meet the state requirements.