INDIANA CODE 20-34-4-2 requires that
all children entering elementary school in the fall of 2017 will have
received immunizations or have on file a current religious or medical
IC 20-34-4-5 requires
the parents of a child enrolled in school to furnish, no later than the
first day of school, a written statement of the child's immunizations. A
Quick Reference for required Immunizations is available by clicking on "Immunization Requirements" link on the right side of this page.
Please check your
child's immunization record to make sure it is up-to-date. These
records were to be given to your child's school nurse on the first day of
school. If your child needs a required immunization, you may contact
your child's doctor, the Vanderburgh County Health Dept. (for
uninsured children):Phone 812-435-5997, or one of the USI Community
Health Centers: Phone 812-435-0977.
HOW LONG SHOULD MY CHILD STAY HOME FROM SCHOOL?
If my child is ill with:
FEVER: Stay home until fever-free for 24 hours
(without the aid of fever reducing medication)
DIARRHEA: Stay home until no diarrhea for 24 hours
VOMITING: Stay home until no vomiting for 24 hours