New York State Education Law requires
that physical examinations be com
pleted for students prior to
entering Pre-K or kindergarten and in grades 2, 4, 7, and 10, as well as for new
entrants to district.
may be completed by our school physician or, if
you prefer, your own physician.
Physical examinations are also required for
students who wish to participate in interscholastic athletics, (except for Pre-K
physicals must be done by their own Health Care Provider.)
The school nurse annually screens
vision, hearing, height, weight, and, from the ages of 8 to 16,
scoliosis. Parents will be
informed of any unusual findings. These referrals need to be
followed up by their primary care
provider and a copy should be given to the
school nurse. Dental Health
Certificates are requested for Pre-K, Kindergarten, 2, 4, 7,
10 & new students to the district.