RCS Preschool Health Requirements for School Admission

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    Dates must be provided and signed by your physician and attached to the physical exam prior to your child being permitted to enter school. The exception being the influenza vaccination, to be submitted between September 1st and December 31st.

    All Preschool Health Requirements can be found in the Preschool Registration Packet.

    List of required immunizations to enter preschool

     * Physical must be done on the Universal Child Health Record form.

    Children with additional medical needs such as asthma or seizures need to have completed Action Plans on file from the physician. Templates of these action plans can be found here


    In compliance with N.J.A.C. 18-A:40-4, each student must obtain a physical examination upon entry in school. This examination must be done no more than 365 days prior to entry and must state what, if any, modifications are required for full participation in the school program.

    Chapter 14 NJ State Sanitary Code N.J.A.C. 8:57-4.2 Proof of Immunization - a principal, director or other person in charge of a school, preschool, or child care facility shall not knowingly admit or retain any child whose parent or guardian has not submitted acceptable evidence of the child's immunization, according to the schedules specified in this subchapter.

Last Modified on March 11, 2021