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Requirement for School Entry

 Illinois Department of Public Health

School Year 2017-2018

 

 

Now is not too early to begin scheduling important physical and immunization appointments!  All students must be up-to-date with physical examination and immunization requirements and all forms must be turned into the School Health Office prior to August 1st to ensure students can begin school on the first day of attendance.  Students will not be able to attend school until all required health information is on file.

IMPORTANT HEALTH REQUIREMENTS 2017-2018

All students entering Early Childhood, Kindergarten, Sixth and Ninth grades are required to have a current physical examination completed on the approved Illinois Department of Public Heath Form.  A sport physical does not meet the requirement.   A current physical is one that was completed within one year of August 2017.  The parent portion on the upper back side of the form must be completed and signed.   All students must be up-to-date with the State of Illinois immunization requirements including the following: 

All students must be up-to- with all Illinois immunization requirement including the following:

All students entering kindergarten, first, second, third and grades six through twelve must show proof of receiving two doses of Varicella (chickenpox). 

All students entering sixth, seventh and eighth grade must show proof of receiving one dose of Meningococcal vaccine (meningitis).

All students entering twelfth grade must show proof of receiving two doses of Meningococcal vaccine (meningitis) unless the first dose was given after the age of 16, then only one dose is required.

All students entering grades six through twelve must show proof of receiving one dose of Tdap. 

Immunization dates can be viewed through the Parent Infinite Campus Portal.

 

 

DENTAL EXAMINATION REQUIREMENT

All students entering kindergarten, second and sixth grades are required to have a dental examination.  Dental examinations are due by May15th of the year the student is enrolled in kindergarten, second or sixth grade. A current examination is one that was completed within 18 months of May 15th.

 

EYE EXAMINATION REQUIREMENT 

All students enrolling in a kindergarten program or enrolling for the first time in a public school shall submit proof of an eye examination completed within the previous year before October 15th of the school year.

 

 

 

HANDS ONLY CPR

Community Unit School District 300 takes seriously the health and safety of all students, staff and visitors who are on school premises.  All District Schools are equipped with Automated External Defibrillators (AED's) and each building has staff members that have been trained in the use of these devices.  Opportunities are also made available throughout the year for staff and coaches to receive Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and AED training.  CUSD 300 encourages staff, parents and students to become familiar with Hands Only CPR and the use of an AED.  Please view the short five minute video published by the Illinois School Health Association and endorsed by the Illinois State Board of Education, the American Heart Association and other community health agencies at the following link:     http://www.isbe.state.il.us/asx/2012/Hands_Only_CPR_081312.asx



 

 

District Office
Phone: 847-551-8300
Fax: 847-551-8413
Community Unit School District 300

NEW! Central Office Location:
2550 Harnish Drive
Algonquin, IL 60102
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