In order to attend public school in Texas, your child is required to obtain certain vaccines and have them documented on their shot record. Although not all vaccines are required by the state of Texas, all vaccines are HIGHLY recommended.
Requirements for Schools
Requirements for Childcare Facilities
Recommended for all Persons 0-18 years
There are several ways to obtain vaccines in Tarrant County. Besides ICTC’s low-cost vaccine events held in August, there are community clinics located throughout the county that offer all required and recommended vaccines.
Tarrant County Immunization Registry Information: 817-413-6312
or you may call 2-1-1.
Need more information on what diseases vaccines protect against, vaccine safety, side effects, or just vaccines in general? Below is a list of reputable and accurate vaccine information sites.
Talking about Vaccines with Dr Paul Offit: The Vaccine Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is answering parents’ most important questions directly with its new online video series.
Texas Medical Association Vaccine Information Sheets: (English and Spanish PDF)
The Facts about Childhood Vaccinations
Invisible Threat is a 40 minute documentary produced by CHSTV, a high school broadcasting department, that explores the science of disease and the risks facing a society that is under-vaccinated. To obtain a copy to borrow for your organization, please use the contact page or email us at email@example.com.
The Vaccinator Rap Song by Meningitis Angels. Teens need vaccines too; Please watch this video and share with your friends. Remember Friends don’t let friends go without vaccines.