Back To School Immunizations


Immunizations Required for School

Students are required to have immunizations before enrolling in school. For more information regarding what immunizations are required visit the Texas Department of State Health Services School Immunization Webpage

Resources for School Immunizations

Any doctor's office or clinic

Tarrant County Public Health Department - Call 817-248-6066 to schedule an appointment

Kroger, CVS, Walgreens Pharmacies

Exemption Information

Texas law allows for an exemption from immunizations for reasons of conscience, including a religious belief. To claim an exemption due to reasons of conscience, a student's parent or legal guardian must request, sign, and submit an official DSHS affidavit form to the child's school. The affidavit is valid for two years. For more information please visit the Texas Department of State Health Services Exemption Information Webpage.

EMS ISD Back to School Immunization Clinics

Passport Health/Staying Healthy Medical Services will be conducting a children’s vaccination clinic to get your student attending Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD up to date for the school year.

The following forms of payment will be accepted:

Medicaid/Chip - No charge for vaccines. Must provide a paper photocopy of card

Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Humana and United Health Care PPO plans - A paper photocopy of insurance card and driver's license must be provided to receive vaccines at no charge.

Uninsured - $10 per vaccine ($40 maximum per child) Cash or Check Only

Vaccines Available:

Chicken Pox, Dtap, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, HIB, HV, Meningococcal, MMR, Polio, Pneumonia, and Tdap

A printed current vaccine record is required, and a Parent or Guardian must be present

2022 Schedule:

Ed Willkie Middle School, August 4th, 1pm-4pm

Northbrook Elementary School, August 4th, 8am-11am

Prairie Vista Middle School, August 5th, 8am-11am

Wayside Middle School, August 5th, 1pm-4pm

Lake Pointe Elementary School, August 9th, 8am-11am

Creekview Middle School, August 9th, 1pm-4pm

Marine Creek Middle School, August 10th, 2pm-5pm

Highland Middle School, August 10th, 8am-12pm

Elkins Elementary School, August 11th, 8am-11am

Gililland Elementary School, August 11th, 1pm-3pm

Chisholm Ridge Elementary School, August 12th, 8am-11am

HCTC, August 12th, 1pm-4pm

Marine Creek Middle School, August 15th, 8am-12pm

Highland Middle School, August 15th, 8am-12pm

Immunization Collaboration of Tarrant County 2022 Events

Immunization Collaboration of Tarrant County will be hosting Immunization Events during the month of August.

The event closest to EMS ISD is at:

Location: Ridgmar Mall ,1888 Green Oaks Blvd. Fort Worth, TX 76116

Dates: August 15-17

Times: Monday - Friday 9am-6pm and Saturday 9am-2pm

For information regarding other events that the Immunization Collaboration of Tarrant County will be hosting please see the flyer below.

Hollie Smith, RN

Director of Health Services