Deer Park Junior High

A Great Place for Kids to Go to School

Cheryl Westmoreland, BS RN
Attention 6th grade parents!
Letters will be sent out before Spring Break to alert any parents whose children need immunizations before entering 7th grade.
Students will not be allowed to attend 7th grade next year unless their immunization records are current with the 2017-18 Texas Immunization Laws:


Seventh Grade

3 doses DPT/DtaP/Td/Tdap with one dose on or after the 4th birthday

1 booster dose of tetanus/diphtheria/pertussis containing vaccine (if at least 5 years have passed since last tetanus containing vaccine. The booster MUST be given once the 5 year time period has been met.)

3 doses Polio with one dose on or after the 4th birthday (Polio vaccine is not required for students 18 years or older.)
2 doses MMR (or 1 dose of Measles and 1 MMR) received on or after the 1st birthday *
3 doses Hepatitis B

2 doses Hepatitis A the first dose must be received on or after the 1st birthday

2 doses of Varicella(if the student has not had the chickenpox disease)

1 dose of quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine is required on or after the student’s 11th birthday.