Exclusion Day

Exclusion Day is Wednesday, February 15. If a child does not meet the

state requirements for immunizations, or if the school’s student record on file shows

missing immunizations. He/she will not be able to attend school starting Feb. 15.

The student will be admitted back in school once the immunizations are brought up

to-date and the main office has documentation that they received the shots.


The Umatilla County Public Health Department in Hermiston will be open on Saturday,

February 11, from 9 am to 2 pm to offer immunizations. No appointment is necessary.

If families are unable to attend, other options include:


  • Umatilla County Public Health Department, Hermiston, (541) 567-3113

(Thursday and Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm),

  • Umatilla County Public Health Department, Pendleton, (541) 278-5432

(Monday-Wednesday, 8 am to 5pm)

  • Mirasol Family Health Center, Hermiston, (541) 567-1717

(Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to 7:00 pm)

  • Gifford Medical Center, Hermiston, (541) 567-2995

(Wednesday only from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for those that carry regular


  • Family Health Associates, Hermiston, (541) 567-6434

(Monday-Thursday, 7:40 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Friday, 7:40 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.)

  • Through a primary care physician.


Pharmacists at Bi-Mart, Safeway, and Rite Aid can immunize children 7 years of age

and older. Parents should contact their pharmacy of choice for more information.


Must take Exclusion letter, immunization card and insurance information at the time of appointment.


If you have any questions, please contact Loretta or Lily at Armand Larive Middle School at

541-667-6200 or the district lead nurse Kira Tomlinson at 541-667-6044


State law requires that all children in public and private schools, preschools, certified

child care facilities and Head Start have up-to-date documentation on the students’

immunizations or a medical or non-medical exemption to stay enrolled.