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Kindergarten 2019-2020 School Year

Kindergarten Screening Information

Requirements are as follows:

  1. Only a legal guardian may register a child
  2. Legal Birth Certificates (copies will be made). Students must be five years old on or before 9/1/2019
  3. Three proofs of residency in the Rockdale School District. (lease, utility bills, driver's license)

Early appointments with physicians and dentists are urged as all health requirements must be completed before the opening day of school. Health forms are available and can be acquired at the time of registration.

 

Kindergarten Health Requirements (2019-2020):

  1. Physical Exam and Immunizations- on Illinois form-completed within one year prior to entering kindergarten
    1. Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR)- Students must show proof of having received two doses of MMR or two doses each of separate Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccines.
    2. Varicella (Chicken Pox)- Students shall show proof of having received two doses of varicella vaccine or proof of having chicken pox.
    3. Lead Screening Test-students living in zip code 60436 must have a BLOOD test to check for lead levels.
    4. Diabetes Screening-All students must be screened for diabetes through a few questions asked by medical provider.
  2. Dental Exam- on Illinois form- completed within 18 months prior to May 15th of the school year 
  3. Eye Exam- on Illinois form- completed within one year prior to entering kindergarten