Minimum Doses Required

State

Kindergartena

Middle Schoolb

New or Planned Requirementsc

TN

4 DTP

2 MMR

3 Polio

3 Hep B

2 MMR

 

TX

4 DT

2 M, 1 MR

3 Polio

3 Hep B

Td booster (10 yr)

Effective fall 2000 for K, 1 Varicella;

3 Hep B, 1 Varicella for 7th

UT

4 DTP

2 M, 1 MR

3 Polio

3 Hep B

 

VT

3 DTP

2 Me, 1 R

3 Polio

3 Hep B

 

VA

3 DTP

2 M, 1 MR

3 Polio

3 Hep B

2 Me

 

WA

4 DTP

1 MMR

3 Polio

3 Hep B

2 Me

 

WV

3 DTP

2 Me, 1 R

3 Polio

 

WI

4 DTP

2 MMR

4 Polio

3 Hep B

3 Hep B

 

WY

4 DTP

2 MMR

4 Polio

3 Hep B

2 MMR

3 Hep B

 

aIncludes any requirements that begin in kindergarten (K), including those applicable to new entrants, K-12, and K-1.

bOnly those requirements that specifically begin in middle school (e.g., 6th–8th grades).

cMay not be a comprehensive listing.

dMe=Measles.

SOURCE: Freed et al., 1999.



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