Medical Compliance Requirements
Currently, we have a number of students out of medical compliance from 2013-2014 school year. Non-medical compliance letters are available now and during Open House on Aug. 25th and 26th. Please read the important information below:
Student health records are reviewed annually to ensure they are current. Families must show proof of required physical exams and immunizations by no later than October 1, 2014, or they will face possible exclusion from school per the Student Health Examinations, Immunizations, Dental Examinations and Eye Examinations Policy (Board Report # 08-0827- PO3, Section 704-.1).
Physical Examination- Must be completed within one year prior to entry into Preschool, K, 6th, or 9th grades or upon first-time enrollment into CPS if entering from another state or country. Students moving to CPS school from another Illinois school, outside of CPS, must provide physical exam and immunization records to the school.
Vision Examination- Current eye examinations must be provided upon enrolling into CPS from an out of state school (at any grade level) and upon entering kindergarten (and no later than October 1, 2014).
Dental Examination- Dental exam must be provided by students entering K, 2nd or 6th grade upon enrollment (and no later than May 15, 2015).
Immunization Requirements- Annually, a student's health record must show up=to date immunizations for the following: Diptheria, Pertussis, Tetanus (DTP/Td/TDAP), Polio, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Hepatitis B, Varicella (Chicken Pox), Haemophilus influenza- Type B (HIB) Pneumococcal Disease (PCV) - not required for children 5 and older.
New for the 2014-2015 School Year- Any child entering kindergarten, 6th grade, or 9th grade for the first time must show proof of having received two (2) doses of the varicella vaccine.
Detailed health requirements and forms may be found at:
Please bring these forms to the Open house either on August 25th or 26th.