• About Health Centers:

    The Health Centers work alongside school nurses to serve a variety of student health needs. Our school-based Health Centers' staff of doctors, registered nurses, dentists, licensed practical nurses, social workers and nurse practitioners are there to care for you. The are interested in you and your health issues.

    • All information will be kept confidential
    • Accepting all Illinois managed care organization plans
    • No one will be refused for inability to pay

    Location: 

    Kankakee High School, 1200 W. Jeffery St., Kankakee, IL 60901

    Contact: phone 815-933-0690 fax 815-933-6707

    Kankakee Junior High School, 2250 E. Crestwood St., Kankakee, IL 60901

    Contact: phone 815-933-0772 fax 815-933-6730

    Services:

    Services offered and rendered by the Health Centers at Kankakee School District

    • Acute and chronic illness management
    • Age-appropriate anticipatory guidance and screening
    • Complete physical exam (annual, school, or athletic)
    • Dental care
    • Family, group, individual counseling
    • First-Aid and emergency services
    • Immunization administration and reciprocation of immunization data with health departments, clinics, school nurses, and physician offices
    • Individual and group health education programs
    • Nutritional counseling
    • Phlebotomy for lab analysis, and simple on-site lab testing (anemia, pregnancy, urine dipstick, blood sugar)
    • Parental and postnatal counseling
    • Providing copy of physical exam to school nurse and/or athletic department
    • Testing, treating, counseling, and referrals for sexually transmitted diseases
    • Treatment of conditions that would cause absence of exclusion from school. (headaches, cramps, ringworm, lice, etc.)