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Preschool, Kindergarten pre-registration is now


Preschool and Kindergarten pre-registration for students new to the Odessa School District for the 2017-2018 school year has begun. Parents/guardians are welcome to stop by the elementary school office anytime between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. to pick up a registration packet. All registration forms need to be filled out and turned in by Friday, June 16.

Kindergarten students must be five years of age as of midnight, August 31, 2017.

Preschool students must be three and four years of age by midnight, August 31, 2017.

All immunizations must be completed before the first day of school.

Required immunizations for entry in to kindergarten

*5 doses of DTaP/Td/Tdap vaccine, with the last dose on or after the 4th birthday.

*4 doses of inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) with the last dose on or after the 4th birthday.

*2 doses of live virus measles/mumps/rubella (MMR) vaccine on or after the first birthday and at least 28 days apart.

*3 doses of Hepatitis B; series takes 6 months to complete.

*2 doses of varicella (chickenpox) vaccine or date of disease.

The month/day/year are required on all certificates of immunization forms.

Exemptions (medical, religious/personal):

A child may be released from the obligation of having any or all of the required doses of vaccines under exceptional circumstances. These waivers from participation are called exemptions. They may be granted for medical, personal or religious reasons. Children who have been exempted are susceptible to the disease(s) for which they did not receive vaccine(s). Therefore, in the event of a disease outbreak, they will be excluded from school attendance for the duration of the outbreak. All exemptions must be signed by a physician or other licensed healthcare provider unless it is a religious exemption.

4 year olds

Tuesday through Friday

8-11:30 a.m.

Cost- $85/month

3 year olds

Tuesday and Thursday

12:30-3 p.m.



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