New Immunization Law SB 277 in effect as of

January 1, 2016


Please note:

  • Personal belief exemptions (including philosophical and religious exemptions) are no longer accepted for entrance into California schools.

  • Properly completed personal beliefs exemption on file for a child already attending child care or school in California will remain valid until the child reaches the next immunization checkpoint at kindergarten (including transitional kindergarten) or 7th grade.

  • Personal belief exemption filed from another state or country is not valid if student is transferring to a California school after January 1, 2016.

  • Properly completed medical exemptions for immunizations will be allowed for students when it has been issued by a licensed physician.

  • Students who do not have a valid personal belief exemption cannot register for school in California unless they show proof of obtaining the required vaccines for their age.

  • Information on obtaining a permanent medical exemption for your child is available from [email protected]

  • Copies of all waivers (personal beliefs transferring in from another California district and new medical waivers) must be sent to Adrienne Lenhoff RN at [email protected] or faxed to 858.573.5975.


For more questions or information, please reach out to the school nurse at (858) 800-5550 or email at [email protected].


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