The law requires all students (under age 14) entering an Oregon school for the first time be immunized against diphtheria, whooping cough, tetanus (DPT), rubeola (10 day measles), measles, mumps, rubella (MMR), and polio.
Parents must submit proof their children are immunized against the specified diseases. Only medical or religious reasons will exempt children from provisions of the law. School administrators are required by Oregon law to deny admission to children who are not immunized.
Immunizations are available at the Multnomah County Health Department. Telephone (503) 988-3816 for Immunization Clinic information.
Students needing medication during the school day must follow the state law stipulated guidelines: