It’s registration time for new Cocalico students

By on July 3, 2012

Registration for all new students entering the Cocalico School District for the 2012-’13 school year will be held during the week of July 23 to 26 from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m.

Elementary students should register at the school located within their attendance area. Middle and high school students should register in their respective schools. Anyone who is uncertain of their attendance area should call 336-1574 for assistance.

All students entering school for the first time and all out-of-state students should bring their state-issued birth certificate and record of immunizations to registration.

Immunization requirements for the 2012-2013 school year are as follows:

All grades in

kindergarten through 12

?Four doses DPT (Diphtheria/Pertussis/Tetanus) with last dose on or after the 4th birthday.

? Three doses Polio Vaccine

? Two doses Measles, Mumps, (one dose Rubella) Usually as MMR first dose on or after first birthday

? Three doses Hepatitis B Vaccine — properly spaced

? Two doses Varicella (Chickenpox) or history of disease first dose on or after first birthday

Students entering grade seven

In addition to all requirements listed above:

? One dose Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria, Acellular Pertussis) if years years has elapsed since last Tetanus immunization

? One dose Meningococcal Conjugate Vaccine (MCV)

The first day of school for students will be Aug. 27. School will be in session for the full day.

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