Immunizations

Validation by your doctor or a health department showing proof of immunizations is required by state law.
 
If immunizations are needed, please take the Bob Hope School-List of Immunizations Needed form (see below) to either a physician or to:
      
       Port Arthur Health Department           
       449 Austin Avenue
       Port Arthur, TX   77642
 
For further information, please call (409)983-8815.
 
 
The Mid-County Clinic near the airport on Viterbo Road can also administer 
immunizations.  Hours for the Mid-County Clinic are: 
           Monday and Friday from 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm and 
           Wednesday from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm.  
 
For further information, please call (409)719-5964.    
 
Department of State Health Services Website:  www.ImmunizeTexas.com      

           
  
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Immunization Requirements
Please visit this link for Minimum Immunization Requirements for the State of Texas and more information on immunizations.

2016-2017 Texas Minimum State Vaccine Requirements for Child-Care Facilities
The 2016-2017 Texas Minimum State Vaccine Requirements for Child-Care Facilities are now available.


2016-2017 Texas Minimum State Vaccine Requirements for Students in Grades K-12
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The 2016-2017 Texas Minimum State Vaccine Requirements for Students in Grades K-12 are now available. NOTE: The requirement chart reflects revisions made to 25 TAC §§97.61-97.72. These revisions take effect on July 28, 2016.


Port Arthur City Health Department

449 Austin Avenue
Port Arthur, TX 77640
409-983-8800
Monday - Friday 8-4


Jefferson County Health Department, Unit 2
Highway 69 and Viterbo Road, Building 2
Nederland, TX 77627
409-719-5964
Monday 8-12, Tuesday and Wednesday 12:30-4:

 

This message is for all BHS student parents. In the 86th Legislature, HB 3884required the Department of State Health Services (DSHS) to create procedures for school districts to provide information relating to bacterial meningitis to students and parents. This requirement was previously assigned to the Texas Education Agency (TEA). DSHS has created a websitewith bacterial meningitis information aimed at students and parents. Please follow the link below for more information. Thank you.

 

https://www.dshs.texas.gov/immunize/school/meningitis-information-for-students---parents/

 

Este mensaje es para todos los padres de estudiantes de BHS. En la Legislatura número 86, HB 3884 requirió que el Departamento de Servicios de Salud del Estado (DSHS) creara procedimientos para que los distritos escolares brinden información relacionada con la meningitis bacteriana a estudiantes y padres. Este requisito fue previamente asignado a la Agencia de Educación de Texas (TEA). DSHS ha creado un sitio web con información sobre meningitis bacteriana dirigida a estudiantes y padres. Por favor, siga el siguiente enlace para obtener más información. Gracias.

 

https://www.cdc.gov/meningitis/bacterial-sp.html