NYS requirements UPK

New York State Requirements for students entering UPK

 PHYSICAL  

You have 30 days from the first day of school to submit a physical exam from your doctor to the Health Office (a physical within the past 12 months is acceptable), OR you must call the Health Office with the scheduled appointment date

   

*Students who are not fully immunized must call the health office with an appointment date or they will be excluded from school

 

*IMMUNIZATION
 RECORD

VARICELLA: 1 DOSE  
(Chicken pox vaccine)

 
   

DTaP/DTP/Tdap: 4 DOSES
(Diptheria Toxoid/ Diptheria, Tetanus, Pertussis Vaccine)

   

IPV: 3 DOSES 
(Polio vaccine)

   

MMR: 1 DOSES EACH of the Measles, Mumps and Rubella
(Measles, Mumps, Rubella vaccine)

   HEPATITIS B: 3 DOSES
   

HIB: 1 to 4 DOSES
(Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine)

   

PCV: 1 to 4 DOSES PCV 13: Preferred vaccine for pneumonia
(Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine)

   

Medical exemptions to immunizations must be reissued yearly. Serologic proof of measles, mumps, rubella, hepatitis B, varicella or polio antibodies is acceptable proof of immunity
Diagnosis by a doctor that a child has had varicella is acceptable proof of immunity

 

LEAD LEVEL TEST

 

Usually done at an early age, a Lead Level is required to be submitted to the Health Office within 3 months from the first day of school. Your doctor should already have the results.  NYS Public Health Law, Article13, Title 10, Section 1370-1376-A, wants parents to be informed of the risks of lead.

DENTAL EXAM    A Dental form is required for student's entering Pre-K

Other Forms you will need to submit

1) School provided Authorization for health information release form
2) School provided Health history form
3) School provided OTC Medication form
4) List of any medications the child is taking