State law addresses vaccinations.
4 Alaska Administrative Code 06.055. Immunizations required
(a) Before entry in a state public school district or nonpublic school offering pre-elementary education through the 12th grade, or any combination of these grades, a child shall be immunized against
- (1) diphtheria, tetanus, polio, pertussis, measles, mumps, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and rubella, except rubella is not required in children 12 years of age or older; and
- (2) beginning July 1, 2009, varicella.
Alaska Statutes 14.30.127 Vision and hearing screening examinations.
If in the judgment of the commissioner of health and social services it is necessary for the welfare of the children or the general public in an area, the governing body of the school district shall require the children attending school in that area to be immunized against the diseases the commissioner of health and social services may specify.
CHILD CARE & SCHOOL IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS
This document addresses the required vaccinations needed for school.