Physical Examination Requirements
The Illinois school code requires that students entering school for the first time (early childhood, kindergarten, or first grades), students entering kindergarten, sixth and ninth grades, and transfer students must submit evidence of a physical examination and a complete record of immunizations.
- The completed physical examination & record of immunization form is expected at the school nurse's office no later than October 15th.
- Appointment dates for obtaining a physical exam do not meet the school requirement.
Students who do not meet these requirements by October 15th will be excluded and will not be able to attend school.
Vision Examination Requirements
Students entering Illinois schools for the 1st time (kindergarten or transfer) must submit evidence of a vision exam.
Dental Examination Requirements
Students in kindergarten, second and sixth grades must submit evidence of a dental examination by May 15th of that school year. Dental exams must be completed within 18 months prior to May 15th.