Portsmouth School Immunization Survey Results
2016-2017

Summary Rates

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Grade Total Students at Grade Level Assessed # Students Fully Immunized* % Students Fully Immunized* % Students Fully Immunized Statewide*
K 184 174 94.6% 93.0%
8 274 149 54.4% 69.5%
7 269 172 63.9% 69.5%
12 343 211 61.5% 69.6%

Kindergarten Immunization Rates

Students entering kindergarten are required to have the following immunizations: five doses of Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Pertussis vaccine (5+DTaP); three doses of Hepatitis B vaccine (3+HepB); two doses of Measles, Mumps, and Rubella vaccine (2+MMR); four doses of Polio vaccine (4+Polio); and two doses of Varicella vaccine (2+Varicella).

School Type Dtap Polio MMR HepB Varicella Fully Immunized
Catholic School 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Independent Private 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Public School 95.5% 95.5% 94.0% 97.0% 94.0% 92.5%
Statewide (All Schools) 95.5% 95.8% 95.1% 97.6% 94.8% 93.0%

7th Grade Immunization Rates

Students entering seventh (7th) grade are required to have the following immunizations: three doses of Hepatitis B vaccine (3+HepB); one dose of Meningococcal conjugate vaccine (1+MCV4); two doses of Measles, Mumps, and Rubella vaccine (2+MMR); four doses of Polio vaccine (4+Polio); one dose of Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis vaccine (1+Tdap); two doses of Varicella vaccine (2+Varicella); and one dose of Human papillomavirus vaccine (1+HPV)a

School Type HepB MMR Polio Tdap Varicella Meningococcal HPV Fully Immunized
Catholic School 98.1% 98.1% 98.1% 98.1% 98.1% 98.1% 80.8% 80.8%
Independent Private 96.9% 96.9% 96.9% 90.6% 96.9% 87.5% 71.9% 68.8%
Public School 99.5% 100.0% 99.5% 77.3% 100.0% 73.5% 60.0% 58.4%
Statewide (All Schools) 98.8% 98.9% 99.1% 85.9% 98.7% 85.0% 72.4% 69.5%

8th Grade Immunization Rates

Students entering eighth (8th) grade are required to have two or more doses of HPV vaccine at the time of school entry.

School Type 2+HPV*
Catholic School 34.7%
Independent Private 74.2%
Public School 56.2%
Statewide (All Schools) 69.5%

12th Grade Immunization Rates

Students entering twelfth (12th) grade are required to have one dose of Meningococcal vaccination (MCV4) received on or after their 16th birthday.

School Type MCV4*
Independent Private 82.7%
Public School 53.1%
Statewide (All Schools) 69.6%

Data by Schools

Grade School Type School Name Total Students at Grade Level Assessed # Students Fully Immunized* % Students Fully Immunized* # Students with NO Record** # Students with an Exemption
K Catholic School St. Philomena School 32 32 100.0% 0 0
K Independent Private Aquidneck Island Christian Academy 2 2 100.0% 0 0
K Independent Private The Pennfield School 16 16 100.0% 0 0
K Public School Howard Hathaway Elementary School 75 70 93.3% 0 1
K Public School Melville Elementary School 59 54 91.5% 0 2
8 Catholic School St. Philomena School 49 17 34.7% 7
8 Independent Private Aquidneck Island Christian Academy 1 0 0.0% 1
8 Independent Private The Bradley School Portsmouth 5 2 40.0% 0
8 Independent Private The Pennfield School 25 21 84.0% 4
8 Public School Portsmouth Middle School 194 109 56.2% 12
7 Catholic School St. Philomena School 52 42 80.8% 0 1
7 Independent Private Aquidneck Island Christian Academy 0 0 0 0
7 Independent Private The Bradley School Portsmouth 8 6 75.0% 0 0
7 Independent Private The Pennfield School 24 16 66.7% 0 6
7 Public School Portsmouth Middle School 185 108 58.4% 0 4
12 Independent Private Aquidneck Island Christian Academy 3 1 33.3% 1
12 Independent Private Portsmouth Abbey School 92 80 87.0% 2
12 Independent Private The Bradley School Portsmouth 3 0 0.0% 0
12 Public School Portsmouth High School 245 130 53.1% 2

Note: * For 8th grade: only 2+ doses of HPV; For 12th grade: only MCV4 on or after 16th birthday.
** Blank indicates data not collected.