• Education Law Article 19 and Regulations of the Commissioner of Education (8 NYCRR) require physical examinations of public school students entering the school district for the first time, and in grades pre-K or K, 2, 4, 7 and 10. Health certificates are required to be submitted within 30 days of the start of the school year (Education Law §903, 8 NYCRR §136.3 [c][1]). 
Last Modified on December 12, 2016