NJ Department of Education
**Notice to parents of student athletes:
To participate on a school-sponsored interscholastic or intramural athletic team or squad, each student whose
physical examination was completed more than 90 days prior to the first day of official practice shall provide a
health history update questionnaire (click here) completed and signed by the student’s parent or guardian.
Sudden Cardiac Death In Young Athletes Pamphlet
Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 18A:40-41(d), school districts must distribute the Sudden Cardiac Death In Young
Athletes pamphlet to each student-athlete and to the parents or guardians of the student-athletes, as part
of the student’s pre-participation physical examination and completion of the athletic permission forms.
A student-athlete and the parent or guardian of the student-athlete shall certify in writing that they received
and reviewed the pamphlet. The Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Athletes Pamphlet can be found here,
and and the student athlete parent or guardian sign off sheet can be downloaded by clicking here.