Immunizations for Children

School & Daycare Requirements


View the complete Missouri Revised Statutes for School and Daycare Requirements for more information.

Day Care, Preschool & Nursery School Children


Age appropriate pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) for children attending day care, preschool or nursery schools caring for ten or more children.

For all children who have had varicella (chickenpox) disease, a licensed doctor of medicine (MD) or doctor of osteopathy (DO) may sign and place on file with the child care facility a written statement documenting the month and year of previous varicella (chickenpox) disease as satisfactory evidence of having had the disease. Parental or guardian statements of disease will no longer be acceptable beginning July 1, 2010.

Missouri School Asthma Manual: Valuable information on asthma among school age children, its prevalence in Missouri and the nation, and the proposed plan of action to address this increasingly growing disabling condition.