The Needham Public Schools, in compliance with regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, require the following documents: a copy of a physical exam that contains documentation of a vision screening, TB risk assessment, and immunization record. The school nurse must receive these documents as follows:
one year prior or 30 days after
Entry to the Needham Public Schools at any level
Grades preschool, K, 4, 7, and 10
Annually prior to participation in school sponsored athletics
The Needham Public Schools do not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, sex, gender identity, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or homelessness, and ensure that all students and employees have equal rights of access and equal enjoyment of the opportunities, advantages, privileges and courses of study.