Freshmen Health Requirements

      Freshman Physical Information

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        In order to comply with Illinois School Code, Section 27-8, it is mandatory that all freshmen students, students new to high school and transfer students, who were not previously examined for ninth grade, have a physical examination along with verification of the minimum immunizations on file before starting school.

        • Click here for the State of Illinois Health Form
        • A sports physical may not be used as a school physical. 
        • You must complete and sign the health history portion of the physical, which will be verified by your health care provider.
        • Request that your health care provider completes the physical and immunization sections.
        • The immunization section needs a signature from a health care provider.
        • The health examination portion requires the signature of a physician, physician assistant, or nurse practitioner.

      Required Immunizations

      • The following immunizations must be given to all students and recorded, providing the date given - by day, month, and year

        • (4) DPT (Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus)
        • (1) Tdap (Physician identified as such, regardless of the interval since last DTap, DT or TD.)
        • (3) Polio (If all same type of vaccine) 
        • (2) MMR 
        • (3) Hepatitis B
        • (2)Varicella
        • (1) Meningococcal conjugate (MCV)