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State Mandated Screenings

Vision and Hearing
By law, all children age four and older who are new to the district and all children in pre k, kindergarten, first, third, fifth, and seventh grades must be screened for vision or hearing problems. The screening requirements may be met if the child has been screened by a qualified licensed professional or and individual trained to conduct screenings, and a record has been provided to the campus health office.
Spinal Screening
Spinal screenings are required for all students in 6th and 9th grades to check for abnormal spinal curvatures. Screening requirements may be met if the child has been screened for spinal deformities by a physician and a record has been provided to the campus health office.
Parents will be notified each year prior to screening process being done on students.