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Immunization Requirements

IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS FOR SCHOOL
    
Early Childhood Through 12th Grade 

Minnesota Immunizations Law Section 121A.15 requires all students enrolling in an early childhood education program, elementary and secondary school be in compliance with the Minnesota State Immunizations requirements.Medical and conscientious exemptions are allowed under the law.  

EXEMPTION REQUIRED:

  • A statement from a medical provider indicating that the immunization is contraindicated for medical reasons. 
  • A notarized statement signed by the parent/guardian because of a conscientiously held belief.
     

SPECIFIC VACCINE REQUIREMENTS 

To see all vaccine-specific requirements for each grade and complete details on the immunization requirements for students in early childhood programs through 12th grade, see​ "Are your kids ready for school?" immunization charts through links to the right. 

NEW IMMUNIZATIONS? LET US KNOW

Please remember to notify the school health office when your child receives new immunizations.It's important to have updated immunizations records.  

GETTING IMMUNIZED

Contact your family health provider or clinic
Call Rice County Immunization Clinics 507-332-6111 or go to: 

Rice County Immunizations Clinic

Call your school Health Office Nurse if you have questions about your child's immunizations.