Health Documentation

  • Letter from the Iowa Department of Public Health on School Immunization Requirements

    Iowa law requires students to meet immunization requirements according to grade level as noted below.

    Required before first day of school: (unless stated otherwise)

    Kindergarten

    • Need up to date Iowa Certificate of Immunizations (or Iowa Immunization Exemption Certificate)
    • Copy of current Physical
    • Iowa Dental Screening Certificate (or Iowa Dental Exemption Certificate)

    1st - 6th Grades

    • Send updated updated immunization records IF the student(s) have received vaccinations in the past year

    7th Grade

    • Updated Iowa Certificate of Immunizations showing proof of Tdap and Meningococcal (A,C,W,Y) vaccines

    9th Grade

    • Current Iowa Dental Screening Certificate (or Iowa Dental Exemption Certificate) Due by December 2020

    12th Grade

    • Updated Iowa Certificate of Immunizations showing proof of Meningococcal (A,C,W,Y) vaccine