IMPORTANT INFORMATION FROM THE DISTRICT NURSE
IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS FOR THE 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR
All students enrolled in Tipp City Schools must have documentation of required immunizations or a handwritten exemption on file based on conscience, including religious convictions or medical conditions with a doctor’s signature on or before the first day of school. This requirement is 14 calendar days after the start of school; otherwise, a student cannot attend school. (Ohio Revised Code, section 3313.671). Please submit documentation as soon as possible. Immunization forms or exemption forms can be dropped off at the student’s school office or submitted by fax, email, or mail.
Exclusion dates for the 2022-2023 School Year
- Grades 1-12 September 8, 2022
- Kindergarten September 13, 2022
All students entering 7th grade for the 2022-2023 school year must have the Tdap vaccine and the first dose of the meningococcal vaccine. A second dose of the meningococcal vaccine will be required before entering the 12th grade.
All students entering 12th grade for the 2022-2023 school year must have the meningococcal vaccine. Only one dose is required if the first meningitis vaccine was received on or after the 16th birthday.