Howe Independent School District

"Educating the Hope of Tomorrow"

School Requirements:
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Immunization Requirements

The above-referenced charts summarize the vaccine requirements incorporated in Title 25 Health Services, §§97.61-97.72of the Texas Administrative Code. They are not intended as substitutes for consulting the Texas Administrative Code, which has other provisions and details. The Texas Department of State Health Services is granted the authority to set immunization requirements by Texas Education Code, Chapter 38 and Human Resource Code, Chapter 42.

Texas school and child-care facility immunization requirements are determined by the state legislature and set by the Texas Department of State Health Services, in conjunction with the Texas Education Agency.

School Vaccine Exemptions for Reasons of Conscience

Click below for FAQ's and to request an Exemption:


For more information please contact your campus nurse:
   Elementary & High School Nurse
          Holly Jones, RN, Phone: 903-532-3326, Email:
   Middle School Nurse    
        Debra Smith, RN, Phone: 903-532-3302, Email:
bullet1Grayson County Health Department, Jerry Bennett, M.D., Director
     (GCHD does not accept Private/Commercial Insurances or CHIP insurance) 
                                           ***NEW HOURS EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 6, 2017***
          Sherman Location - Immunization Clinic on Mondays & Wednesdays 1:00-4:30 pm              
            515 North Walnut
            Sherman, TX 75090

          Denison Location - Immunization Clinic on Tuesday 1:00 -4:30 pm

            205 N Houston,
            Denison, TX 75020