Dental and Vision Requirements


  • Illinois law requires that all students have dental examinations administered by a licensed dentist in kindergarten, second and sixth grades.

  • Illinois law requires that all kindergarten and students new to the district have a vision examination administered by an optometrist or ophthalmologist.

Due Dates

  • Illinois law requires proof of an eye exam be completed by October 15th for all kindergarten students as well as any new student entering the district for the first time. This exam can be done by an optometrist or a physician who provides comprehensive eye examinations.
  • Students in Kindergarten, 2nd, and 6th grade are required to have a dental exam completed by May 15th of that school year.

Forms to Provide to the School Nurse