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State of Illinois Health Requirements for entry to 6th-Grade for the 2017-2018 school year
As you complete the school registration process, please note that Physical Examinations and Immunizations must be completed and on file in the Daniel Wright Health Office no later than August 7, 2017. No student may attend school until these health requirements are met.
- Physical Examination: Physical examinations are required of all students completed within one year prior to entrance into 6th-grade. This physical exam must be recorded on the State of Illinois Certificate Of Child Health Examination Form. Remember to check and sign the "Health History" portion on page 2 of the form for completion. It is not necessary to submit an additional SPORTS PHYSICAL form for Interscholastic Sports participation at Daniel Wright, because the physical exam and completed State Form meet the requirements for participation. It will expire 395 days from the date of the physical exam.
- Dental Examination: Dental examinations are required of all students in 6th-grade. The examination must be performed by a licensed dentist, completed on the Dental Examination Record form, and be on file in the school health office. To meet 2017-18 school year requirements, the dental examinations must be completed between November 15, 2016, and May 15, 2018.
- Immunizations: Immunizations must be up-to-date, recorded on the physical exam form and administered as recommended by the Illinois Department of Public Health per State of IL mandates. Students must show evidence of immunity against Polio, Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Hepatitis B, Haemophilis Influenza Type B, Varicella and Meningitis.
If needed, please contact your child's doctor or clinic to make an appointment and to obtain your child's health/vaccination records. Send completed documentation to the Daniel Wright Health Office promptly: 1370 N. Riverwoods Rd., Lincolnshire, IL 60069.
If you have questions or need assistance, contact the Health Office at (847) 295-1560.