Immunization Requirements and Information
Minnesota law requires every student enrolled in school to be immunized against diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, polio, measles, mumps, rubella, hepatitis B, and varicella.
Exemptions to this law may be made by:
Student Immunization record 18/19: This form is required of every student in school. It provides dates of all immunizations received. It also provides exemption information. Print this form out to take to your next doctor's visit and bring to your school nurse when completed.If your child has an immunization record on file at school this is not required."Are Your Kids Ready for School" Minnesota School Immunization Law age/grade specific requirementsImmunization Law: Minnesota Statutes, Section 121A.15, requires all students enrolling in an elementary or secondary school to show evidence of immunization or a legal exemption for medical reasons or conscientiously held beliefs.
- A statement from a physician indicating that the immunization is contraindicated for medical reasons
- A laboratory confirmation of the presence of adequate immunity, or
A notarized statement signed by the minor child's parent/guardian or by the emancipated person because of a conscientiously held belief.
Immunization Information:Updated July 28, 2015