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February is American Heart Month

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States but you can do a lot to protect your heart. Learn more about heart-healthy living here: https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/education/heart-truth/lets-work-together-prevent-heart-disease
*Prioritizing your heart can help you avoid severe illness
*Self-care is heart-health care; practicing self-care can keep our hearts healthy
*Being physically active, eating healthier foods, getting enough sleep, not smoking, and finding healthy ways to reduce stress can help prevent heart disease
*When we take care of our hearts, we set an example for those around us to do the same

2022-23 Required Medical Forms Photo

2022-23 Required Medical Forms

Please note the following medical record requirements for the 2022-23 school year. Should you have questions, please call the school nurse.

All children in kindergarten, sixth grade and new to the district must provide the school with documentation of a completed health exam within 1 year prior to the start of the school year. All forms must be turned in by October 1st. Download the HEALTH EXAM form here.

All children in 7th and 8th grade who will be participating in an interscholastic sports program must provide the school with documentation of a completed health exam.  This form must be updated annually. Download the SPORTS HEALTH EXAM form here https://www.iesa.org/documents/general/IESA-PhysicalCard.pdf

Illinois law requires proof of an eye examination by an optometrist or physician who provides complete eye exams be submitted as a child enters kindergarten or is new to an Illinois school. The exam must be completed within one year prior to your child beginning school. All forms must be turned in by October 1st. Download the EYE EXAM form here.

All children in kindergarten, second and sixth grade must provide the school with documentation of a completed dental exam within 18 months prior to May 15th deadline. All forms must be turned in by May 15th. Download the DENTAL EXAM form here. If you request a waiver from the dental requirement, please use this DENTAL EXAM WAIVER form.

Visit our Immunization Information Page to learn more.