• Illinois State Health Requirements


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  • Stay up to date with your child's immunizations. 

    You're welcome to look at the following link for a detailed immunization schedule at the website:  

    Vaccine Schedule

    The school health offices are required by the State of Illinois to maintain health records for every student.  Below is a summary of the requirements for each grade level.

    K          Physical Exam with Immunizations & Dental Exam & Vision Exam
    1st       No additional requirement
    2nd     Dental Exam
    3rd      No additional requirement
    4th      No additional requirement
    5th      No additional requirement
    6th      Physical Exam with Immunizations & Dental Exam 
                New Vaccines required are: Tdap and Meningococcal (MCV4)
    7th      Sports Physical if participating in interscholastic sports
    8th      Sports Physical if participating in interscholastic sports
    New to Illinois (transfer students) Physical Exam with Immunizations & Vision Exam

    Physical Exams with Immunizations are due by October 7th.  Student exclusion begins on October 17th if not turned in according to Illinois School Code.  We are unable to accept future appointments past October 17th as meeting this deadline.

    Dental Exams are due by May (end of the school year).  If not able to get a dental exam, please fill out the waiver form.

    Eye Exams are due by August (beginning of the school year). If not able to get an eye exam, please fill out the waiver form.

    Sports Physicals are due 1-2 weeks before the tryout/sport begins. Physicals are valid for 395 days.
    Applies to students joining interscholastic sports.
    Students will not be permitted to tryout if they do not have a current sports physical.
    *The 6th grade physical exam covers sports participation for one year. 
    All forms are available on the Woodland District 50 web site:  Student Forms

  • Please Note:

    • Reminder for all medical forms:  The entire form needs to be filled out.  The form will be returned for completion if signatures, dates, health history or any other information is missing.
    • We will only accept documented appointments for out of state transfers.
    • Please keep a copy for your records.
    • The Lake County Health Department offers physical exams, immunizations, and dental services at 847-377-8400.