WEST COLUMBIA, SC -- The SC Department of Health and Environmental Control has updated its list of required immunizations for the 2023-2024 school year.
DHEC: Get Ready for the New School Year
Find requirements for 5K-12 students enrolled in the state’s public and private schools, as well as childcare, by clicking on these links:
5K-12 Immunization Information for Parents (English)
5K-12 Immunization Information for Parents (Spanish)
Childcare Immunization Information for Parents (English)
Childcare Immunization Information for Parents (Spanish)
Don’t wait until the end of summer to get your child’s vaccinations! Contact your health care provider or get vaccines through the SC Department of Health and Environmental Control health departments by calling (855) 472-3432 for an appointment.
The Lexington County Health Department is having two vaccine days on August 3 and 4 from 9:30-4pm- no appointment necessary. Please take advantage of this opportunity for your child to get any vaccines required for school attendance. Students must have a complete SC Certificate of Immunization for school entry.
The first day of classes for the new school year in Lexington Two is Monday, August 7.
Modified calendar for the 2023-2024 school year