Immunization RequirementsClick here for a printable version of the Immunization Record form required by the Caldwell-West Caldwell School District.As mandated by New Jersey law, no pupil will be admitted to any school in our district without evidence of having been immunized by the following agents and a Certificate of Immunization History completed and signed by a licensed health care provider:
For a copy of the State of New Jersey letter regarding newer immunizations effective September 1, 2008 click here.For a list of required immunizations required by age, click here.
In addition, some new students may need Mantoux Tuberculin Testing. In accordance with the rules of the State Department of Education, New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services' most recent mandate of July 2005, as well as procedures followed by the Caldwell-West Caldwell School District:
"All students entering New Jersey schools require tuberculin skin testing when entering the school system for the first time, if BORN in, or TRANSFERRING from, a high TB incidence country."
As mandated by state law, the method of screening to be used is the Mantoux Intradermal Skin Test. Within 48 - 72 hours, the site of the test must be checked and the results documented.
Students will not be allowed to attend school until this testing has been completed.