New communicable disease rules for schools were approved by the Michigan Legislature for the 2014/2015 reporting year. The new requirements will first be reported on children entering a school program after January 1, 2014. If your child needs these immunizations please contact your healthcare provider or the Branch-Hillsdale-St. Joseph County Health Department at 517/437-7395.
New Communicable Disease Rules
2014-2015 School Reporting Year
BEGINNING JANUARY 1, 2014 students entering the 7th grade INSTEAD of the 6th grade will be reported. There are no new changes to the immunizations required.