Immunization Requirements

YCS abides by the State of Michigan vaccine laws. Any child enrolling in Kindergarten, 7th grade, or newly enrolled in the district in any grade must provide proof of immunizations or waiver.

School Requirements for Parents

For more vaccine information visit the Washtenaw County Health Department’s webpage.

School Exclusion During Disease Outbreaks

Immunization Resources

  • Make an appointment with your child’s pediatrician.

  • Washtenaw County Health Department offers immunizations by appointment. Call 734-544-6700 to make an appointment. More information available.

  • Appointments can be made at the University of Michigan’s Regional Alliance for Healthy Schools (RAHS). At these school-based health centers, immunizations can be provided regardless of insurance status. Call to make an appointment. For more information visit the RAHS website.

    • Ypsilanti Community High School contact phone number: 734-221-1007

    • Ypsilanti Community Middle School contact phone number: 734-221-2271

Waiver Information

Any parent or guardian that opts out of vaccinating their child with immunizations required for school attendance is required to obtain an immunization waiver from the Health Department. Due to limited appointments, it is advised to call the Washtenaw County Health Department early at 734-544-6700 to make your waiver appointment.

Waiver Flyer for Parents FAQ