Immunizations

Immunization Records Required for 
Registration in Any CCSD School

 

NRS 392.435 Immunization of pupils: Certificate prerequisite to enrollment; conditional enrollment; effect of failure to immunize; report to Health Division; inclusion of certificate in pupil’s record. Unless excused because of religious belief or medical condition, a child may not be enrolled in a public school within this State unless his parents or guardian submit to the board of trustees of the school district in which the child resides a certificate stating that the child has been immunized and has received proper boosters for that immunization or is complying with the schedules established pursuant to NRS 439.550 for the following diseases:

 

5 DTaP/DPT (Minimum age: 6 weeks) if series was started before age 7

  • 1st and 2nd dose & 2nd and 3rd dose must be separated by 4 weeks

  • 5th dose not needed if 4th dose given on or after 4th birthday

  • 4th dose may be administered as early as age 12 months, provided at least 6 months have elapsed since the 3rd dose. *4th dose does not need to be repeated if it was administered at least 4 months after the 3rd dose (see 6-2015 Memo NV State IZ Clarification Letter posted in Immunization icon)

  • See Tdap for catch up schedule if series started age 7 or older*

 

2 Hepatitis A (Minimum age: 12 months)

  • 2nd dose must be given at least 6 months after the 1st dose.
    (Required for students new to Nevada or District after July 1, 2002)

 

3 Hepatitis B (Minimum age: birth)

  • 1st and 2nd dose must be separated by 4 weeks

  • 2nd and 3rd dose must be separated by at least 8 weeks

  • 3rd dose at least 16 weeks after the 1st dose. (Minimum age for final- 3rd or 4th dose: 24 weeks)
    (Required for students new to Nevada, or new to District after July 1, 2002)

 

2 MMR** (Minimum age: 12 months)

  • 1st and 2nd dose must be separated by at least 4 weeks

  • 2nd not required until on or after the 4th birthday, but may be given sooner if separated by at least 4 weeks

 

1 MCV4 or MenACWY (MENINGOCOCCAL) (Minimum age: 10 years)

  • Required for 7th grade enrollment after June 30, 2017 (and all students new to District between 8th and 12th grade).

  • Must receive at least 1 dose of MCV4 on or after age 10 years. (Does not apply to students enrolled before July 1, 2009)

 

3 Polio/IPV/OPV (Minimum age: 6 weeks)

  • 1st and 2nd dose must be separated by 4 weeks

  • 3rd dose must be given on or after 4th birthday

  • Final dose at least 6 months after the previous dose (on or after 4th birthday)

 

1 Tdap *

  • Required for 7th-grade enrollment and all students grade 8th - 12th
    *Catch up schedule – Students age 7 or older, who are not immunized with the childhood DTaP/DPT vaccine series, should receive Tdap vaccine as the initial dose in the catch-up series. If additional doses are needed, use Td vaccine.

  • A total of 4 doses DTaP/DTP/Td/Tdap combination is needed if first doses are given less than 12 months of age. Dose 3 and 4 must be 6 months apart. 4th dose does not need to be repeated if it was administered at least 4 months after the 3rd dose

  • A total of 3 doses DTaP/DTP/Td/Tdap combination is needed if the first dose given at 12 months and older. Dose 2 and 3 must be 6 months apart

 

2 Varicella/Chicken Pox (Minimum age: 12 months) Required for students new to Nevada, or new to District after July 1, 2011

  • 1st and 2nd dose should be separated by at least 3 months for 12 months through 12 years, however, dose is valid if separated by 4 weeks

  • 13 years and older 1st and 2nd dose must be separated by 4 weeks

  • Physician verification of past disease required for exemption

 

**Live vaccines (MMR and Varicella) must be separated by 28 days if not given on the same day.

Silvestri Jr. High School 

1055 Silverado Ranch Boulevard

Las Vegas, NV 89183

(702) 799-2240 Phone

(702) 799-2247 Fax

 

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