Required Vaccines for School

Washington County works with schools and day cares to make sure kids are up to date on their vaccines in accordance with school law. All certified day cares, preschools, Head Start programs, private and public schools are included to ensure student and faculty safety.

Oregon requires immunization against 11 vaccine-preventable diseases:School Buses

  • Diphtheria
  • Tetanus
  • Pertussis (whooping cough)
  • Polio
  • Varicella (chickenpox)
  • Measles
  • Mumps
  • Rubella
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hib (Haemophilus influenzae type B) – only for children under five years old

February 18, 2015, is Exclusion Day. All children who are not up-to-date or complete on their immunizations will be excluded from their school or certified child care facility.

Exemptions: For information on nonmedical vaccine exemptions, visit the State's website.

Immunizations Requirements Flier

2014-15 English
2014-15 Spanish


Oregon Certificate of Immunization Status: Your child’s school will provide this copy, but you can also access it here.

  • Instructions for completing Certificate of Immunization Status Form - English
  • Instructions for completing Certificate of Immunization Status Form - Spanish

For other school-related vaccine questions, contact Stephanie Noonan at 503-846-4955.