Before enrollment, parents should check their immunization records or call their health care provider to make sure children meet the state’s immunization requirements. The current requirements are:
Kansas schools allow an unvaccinated child to attend school under two conditions:
School nurses will contact families once school begins if a student’s immunizations are not updated.
For more information, visit www.healthservices.usd259.org.
Students who need shots but do not have insurance or a regular health care provider are directed to the Sedgwick County Health Department or to a safety-net clinic such as GraceMed or Hunter Health Clinic, which provide immunizations at little or no cost.