2018-19 Immunizations Requirements
Immunization Clinic | Wednesday, August 8
Passport Health/North Texas Flu Shots will be conducting a vaccination clinic to help you get your students updated before school starts. The clinic will be held from 3:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at Wester Middle School (1520 N. Walnut Creek Dr., Mansfield, TX 76063).
A parent or guardian must be present and a current shot record is required for all children. Please view the Texas State Vaccine Requirements for Students K-12 or consult with your school nurse in regards to what vaccines are required for school.
For more information about the clinic, see the Back to School Immunizations flyer.
All students entering Texas schools require immunizations prior to first-day attendance. Students entering Kindergarten and 7th grade require new vaccinations. The requirement chart reflects revisions made to 25 TAC §§97.61-97.72 and take effect on July 28, 2016. View the 2018-19 requirement chart.
Public Health Concerns
The following public health concern fact sheets were compiled and made available by Tarrant County Public Health.
Health Watch: Mumps
Mumps is a contagious disease caused by a virus. It typically starts with a few days of fever, headache, muscle aches, tiredness and loss of appetite, followed by swollen salivary glands.
Anyone who is not protected against mumps is at risk of getting infected.
Facts about Mumps (Español)
Additional Health Fact Sheets (provided by Tarrant County Public Health)
About Insect Repellents
Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)
Mosquito Facts (Español)
Norovirus (stomach bug)
Pertussis (whooping cough)
West Nile Virus