Health Services

Please explore this page to find information about Libertyville High School's district-wide policies and state laws on student health information requirements, links to external health-related websites, and current information relevant to teen health. 

LHS nurses Cameron Traut and Alisa Wasserman

Contact Us

Cameron Traut MS, RN, PEL-IL, NCSN

Alisa Wasserman BSN, RN

Office: 847-327-7016
Fax: 847-327-7933

News from the Nurses

When should someone stay home from school or work? 

  1. Fever > 100 degrees within the past 24 hours
  2. Any contagious illness (i.e. excessive cough, cold symptoms, pink eye, vomiting, diarrhea)

If  a student feels ill during the school day, he/she should go to the nurse's office to be assessed, and the nurse will contact the parent as needed. 

Recent Changes in High School immunization requirements (State of Illinois mandates) - For the 2018-19 School Year.

Meningococcal Conjuate Vaccine for Freshman and Seniors (MCV4, Menactra, Menveo):

  • NEW for 2018-19 freshmen - One dose required on or after 11th birthday.  For seniors: 2 doses required with the 2nd dose on or after 16th birthday.  No 2nd dose needed if FIRST dose given on or after 16th birthday. Doses must be no less than 8 weeks apart.
  • Meningococcal B Vaccine does not meet the requirement.

Varicella (Chicken Pox) Vaccine:

  • For the 2018-2019 school year, grades 9-12 will be required to show proof of 2 doses of varicella vaccine.