Welcome 6th Graders!

We are very excited to meet our class of 2020!

Please join us for a short orientation on August 30, 2017. 
Last name beginning A-L:  9:00am - 10:00am. 
Last name beginning M-Z:  11:00am - 12:00pm

Immunization Requirement for Students 
Entering 6th Grade in 2017 


New York State Law Section 2164 requires certain immunizations to enter 6th grade and attend school. Please check with your health care provider as soon as possible to make sure that your child has all the needed immunizations. They are listed below.


Required Immunizations for 6th Grade

Immunization

Number of Doses

Tdap:

- Boostrix® (licensed for use with 10-64 year olds)

-Adacel® (licensed for use with 11-64 year olds)

 

 Age 10:  Not required to receive the Tdap until they turn 11 year olds.  At that time they must provide documentation of a booster dose of Tdap or provide proof of an appointment for the booster dose within 14 days.

 Age 11:  Must receive an immunization containing tetanus toxoids, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis (Tdap)

Varicella (chicken pox)

2

Polio

3-5



Thank you for your attention to these new immunization requirements.

If you have questions or concerns about immunizations, please contact Ms. Spera at 718 833-1000 ext. 2093.


Incoming 6th Grade Files



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