Physical Examinations

All students new to the school district must submit a signed physical examination performed by a health care practitioner, conducted within the past 13 months. Physical exams are required to be submitted at the following intervals: Grade K, Grade 3, Grade 6 and Grade 9.

For middle school and high school sports all students must pass a physical examination within thirteen months of the start of each season. Students who meet this criteria at the start of the season will remain eligible for that season. Physical examinations must be performed by a duly registered Physician, Physician’s Assistant or Nurse Practitioner. This is a state regulation and no exceptions are made. All physicals are kept on file with the School Health Record in the school nurse's office.

Attached is the Massachusetts Physical Exam Form. Your child's health care provider may use this form or may use their on form in leiu of this form.


PDF icon Massachusetts Physical Exam Form 12.5 KB