What are the health requirements?

Physical Examination:

  • Must be completed within one year before first entrance into school in Hawai‘i (preschool or kindergarten through 12th grade)
  • Must be performed by a U.S. licensed MD, DO, ND, APRN or PA.

Immunizations required for school attendance:

  • DTaP/DTP/Td (diphtheria/tetanus/pertussis)
  • Polio
  • MMR (measles, mumps, rubella)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hib (Haemophilus influenzae type b) (for preschool attendance)
  • Varicella (chickenpox)

All immunizations must meet minimum age and interval requirements between vaccine doses.

Tuberculosis (TB) Clearance:

For information regarding TB clearance requirements for school attendance, call (808) 832-5731 or visit Hawai‘i Department of Health Tuberculosis Control Program

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