Mandated Screenings

The State Department of Health Mandated Health Screening Program:

• Height, weight, and vision measured every year
• BMI (Body Mass Index) measurements are calculated as part of the state’s initiative to address childhood obesity and the health risks associated with being overweight. Parents will be notified of their child’s BMI electronically via Sapphire.
• Hearing screening grades K-3, 7, 11
• Scoliosis screening in grades 6 & 7
• Dental exams required in grades K, 3, 7
• Physical exams required in grades K, 6, 11