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Immunization Requirements for School Entry

 

 

Before entering or attending school in Florida (kindergarten through 12th grade), each child must provide a Florida Certificate of Immunization (DH 680 form) documenting the following vaccines: 

  • Four or five doses of diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis (DTaP) vaccine±
  • Three doses of hepatitis B (Hep B) vaccine
  • Three, four or five doses of polio (IPV) vaccine*
  • Two doses of measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine
  • Two doses of varicella vaccine† for kindergarten and grades one through eleven
  • One dose of varicella vaccine† for grade twelve

Seventh Grade:

In addition to kindergarten through 12th grade vaccines, students entering or attending 7th grade need the following vaccinations:

  • One dose of tetanus-diphtheria-pertussis (Tdap) vaccine in grades seven through twelve
  • An updated DH 680 form to include Tdap, must be obtained for submission to the school

 

For more information, please call the Florida Department of Health in Martin County at (772) 221-4000 or visit martin.floridahealth.gov

 

The Florida Department of Health in Martin County provides immunizations for school-aged children who have Medicaid, are uninsured, are new to the community, and in response to communicable disease outbreaks in the community.  

 

Immunization Clinics:

Stuart: 3441 SE Willoughby Blvd.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
By appointment. Call 772-221-4000 and press option 3.

Stuart Hours:
Monday: Travel Clinic 8 am – 11 am
Tuesday: 8 am – 3 pm
Wednesday: 7 am – 3 pm
Thursday: 8 am – 3 pm
Friday: 7 am – 11 am

Indiantown: 16401 SW Farm Road
Thursday
By appointment. Call 772-221-4000 and press option 3.

 

If you elect not to vaccinate your child, please provide the appropriate exemption form (DOH 680, DOH 681) to your child's school.  

Vaccine Exemption Flyer