Parents are reminded that the State of Illinois has specific requirements for health examinations and immunizations that are to be in place by October 15 of each school year. Please see below for the State's requirements, or click to download a copy. Any parent with questions or concerns is encouraged to contact their School Nurse for assistance. For convenience, a listing of school nurse contact information is included at the bottom of this page.
Woodstock Community Unit School District 200 Physical Exam, Immunization and Dental Exam Information Physical and immunizations are due by October 15th of the current school year • No Appointment Cards Will Be Accepted
Health Exams A student must have a physical examination within one year of entering: Preschool, Kindergarten, Sixth Grade and Ninth Grade
New students (new to IL), who register after the first day of school have 30 days following registration to comply with the health examination and immunization requirements.
Immunizations Students must show proof of basic immunizations and required boosters for Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Polio, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Haemophilus Influenzae Type B (required for preschool only), Varicella (required for preschool through 12th grades), Meningococcal (6th, 7th, 8th & 12th graders), Pneumococcal (24-59 months), Hepatitis B (required for pre-school and 6th- 12th grades), Tdap (required for 6th-12th grades).
Lead Screening Students entering preschool and kindergarten must show proof of lead screening.
Dental Exams All Illinois children in Kindergarten, 2nd, 6th and 9th grades are required to have an oral health exam by a licensed dentist prior to May 15th of the school year.
Eye Exams All children enrolling in Kindergarten and any student enrolling for the first time in a public, private, or parochial school are required to have an eye exam by October 15th of the current school year. The exam must be completed by an optometrist or ophthalmologist.
Waiver The Department of Public Health shall establish a waiver for children who show an undue burden or lack of access to obtain either dental or eye exam.