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Health Services

Students in Grants Pass School District 7 are served by 2 Registered Nurses (RNs). Our district nurses can address a variety of student health needs including medication administration, allergies, and health emergencies.

IMMUNIZATIONS

Oregon law requires the following shots for school attendance.*

A student entering kindergarten or grades 1-6 needs:

  • 5 Diphtheria/Tetanus/Pertussis (DTaP)
  • 4 Polio 1 Varicella (chickenpox)
  • 2 MMR or 2 Measles, 1 Mumps, 1 Rubella
  • 3 Hepatitis B
  • 2 Hepatitis A

A student entering grades 7-12 needs:

  • 5 Diphtheria/Tetanus/Pertussis (DTaP)
  • 1 Tdap
  • 4 Polio
  • 1 Varicella (chickenpox)
  • 2 MMR or 2 Measles, 1 Mumps, 1 Rubella
  • 3 Hepatitis B
  • 2 Hepatitis A

*At all ages and grades, the number of doses required varies by a child’s age and how long ago they were vaccinated. Other vaccines may be recommended. Exemptions are also available. Please check with your child’s school, child care or healthcare provider for details.

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portrait of nurse martha covrig

Martha Covrig
District Nurse

A portrait of district nurse Lisa Martin

Lisa Martin
District Nurse