Required Vaccines for School
Attention school and day care personnel: Washington County Public Health is holding three informational workshops to help you get ready for Exclusion Day on February 20, 2019. Click below for more information and registration links.
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:
- Pertussis (whooping cough)
- Varicella (chickenpox)
- Hepatitis B
- Hepatitis A
- Hib (Haemophilus influenzae type B) – only for children under five years old
Visit the Oregon Health Authority website for documents pertaining to the Oregon Immunization Law Requirements for Schools and Childcare Facilities (i.e. School Bus Flyer, Deadlines for School Exclusion, medical/nonmedical exemptions, etc.).
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, call our immunization coordinator at 503-846-4955.