The following link provides you with information about the: New Jersey Department of Health MINIMUM IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS FOR SCHOOL ATTENDANCE IN NEW JERSEY N.J.A.C. 8:57-4: IMMUNIZATION OF PUPILS IN SCHOOL
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Reasons to Vaccinate Your Child
In order to safeguard the school community from the spread of certain communicable diseases and in recognition that prevention is a means of combating the spread of disease, the Board requires all students to be immunized against certain diseases in accordance with state statutes, unless specifically exempt for religious or medical reasons. This policy shall be the administrative responsibility of the building principal and shall be operated by the head nurse of each school building in the district.