Health Requirements for School Entry
Per Board of Education Policy 7:100, all students must meet the health requirements as outlined by the Illinois Department of Public Health. The physical examination and immunization requirements must be in place before school entry. For health and safety reasons, students that are non-compliant will not be allowed to start classes.
For further information regarding immunizations, please click on the following links.
Requirements for All Students Transferring into Barrington 220 SchoolsStudents coming from an Illinois school - have 30 days to provide copies of mandated health requirements. (see above grade level)Students coming from OUT of state/OUT of country - have 30 days to provide proof of a physical examination completed within the last 12 months and contains all State of Illinois examination requirements, all State of Illinois vaccine requirements and proof of an eye examination which was completed within the last 12 months. Students entering the Illinois school system at the kindergarten level or higher for the first time is required to have the eye examination regardless of grade level. If a child transfers in from out-of-state, out-of-country, or from home schooling, and have never before been in the Illinois system, the eye examination would be required.Objection of Parent or Legal Guardian
Parents or guardians who object to examination(s) or immunization(s) on religious grounds are not required to submit their child or wards to either, provided they present a completed Illinois Certificate of Religious Exemption form. This form must be completed in its entirety by the parent/guardian and signed by the physician, advanced practice nurse of physician assistant performing the examination. The statement must set forth the specific religious belief which conflicts with the examination(s) and / or immunization(s). Each vaccine that is objected, must be listed. The form is available on the Public Health website at www.dph.illinois.gov (then search "religious").
Physical Examinations for Sports Participation
Required annually to try out and participate for sports in grades six through twelve. The mandated DHS physical examination completed for grades six and nine will meet the sports requirement. Grades 7,8, 10,11, and 12 require a new sports physical examination.
Download Sports Examination Form Here