Health/Wellness Office

Elwood School Nurse: Mrs. Michelle Burgess, RN 

E-mail contact:

Wellness Committee Agendas & Minutes

Please go to this link to review how to self screen going through TeacherEase: COVID-19 TeacherEase Self Screening.

Below is the listing of mandated health requirements for all students attending Elwood School.  These mandated health requirements are due prior to starting school:

Go to this link to review immunization requirements for school attendance.


                                                             HEALTH FORMS

Exam forms waivers/orders action plans
State of Illinois Physical Exam Form Dental Exam Waiver Asthma
Dental Exam Form Eye Exam Waiver Cardiac Condition
Eye Exam Form Medication Authorization Form Concussion 
  Religious Exemption Form Diabetic
IHSA/IESA Sports' Physical Exam Health Information Form Food Allergy/Anaphylaxis
  COVID-19 Exclusion Guidance Seizure

Versiónen Español de
Formularios Requeridos

Certificate de examen de salud Formulario de autorizacion de medicacion  
Formulario de examen dental Formulario de exencion de examen dental  

                                          HEALTH SERVICES

Crisis Line of Will County 815-722-3344
Lions' Club (Wilmington) 815-476-9591
Will County Center for Community Concerns 815-722-0722
Will County Dental Clinic 815-774-7300
Will County Health Department 815-727-8480
Will County Health Department Immunication Clinics



UIC Children's Health 800-425-5454


                                                    Illinois School Health Mandated Requirements

These mandated health requirements are due on the first day of school:

Grade Level Exams Required Immunizations
Preschool IL Physical Exam
  • Pneumococcal Conjudate (4 doses)
  • Hib (4 doses)
  • DTaP (4 doses)
  • HepB (3 doses)
  • Polio (3 doses)
  • MMR (1 dose)
  • Varicella (1 dose)
Kindergarten IL Physical Exam
Eye Exam
Dental Exam
  • DTaP ( 5 doses)
  • Polio (4 doses)
  • Pneumococcal Conjugate (4 doses)
  • MMR (2 doses)
  • Varicella (2 doses)
  • HepB (3 doses)
2nd Grade Dental Exam  
6th Grade IL Physical Exam
Dental Exam
  • Tdap (1 dose)
  • Meningococcal Conjugate (1 dose at or after age 11)
New Student
(moving in from another district)
(moving in from another state)
IL Physical Exam
  • Must submit a list of immunizations to the school nurse for evaluation
School Sports IL Sports Physical Exam
  • This must be completed for any students participating in a sport at the school
Medication Authorization Form Authorization Form  
Illinois Religious Immunization Exemption IL Religious Immunization Exemption Form  
Illinois Dental Waiver Dental Waiver Form  
Illinois Eye Examination Waiver Eye Examination Form