New York State Education Department most recently changed screenings and health examination and immunization requirements in the 2018-19 school year.
A doctor’s physical is required for all new students, as well as for students in the following grades:
Parents of students entering these grades must send in an updated physical to the school nurse at their child’s building at the beginning of the school year.
The NYSED also updated the immunization requirements for students in the 2019-20 school year. Please review the state immunization requirements here.