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Vision/Hearing/Scoliosis Screening

STATE REQUIRED HEALTH SCREENING:
 
Each year Texas law requires the following screening exams:
 
 
VISION & HEARING
‚ÄčAll 4 year old students in PK and Head Start,  Kindergarten, 1st grade, 3rd grade, 5th grade, and 7th grade will be screened by the Christmas break.   If a student fails a screening, they will be re-screened within 4 weeks.  If they fail a second time the child will be sent home with a referral notice recommending they see a physician.  
 
 
SPINAL  
All girls in 5th and 7th grade and all boys in 8th grade will be screened in the fall.  Notices will go home to parents aproximately 2 weeks prior to the screening date.  If a student fails a screening they will be re-screened within 4 weeks.  If they fail a second time the child will be sent home with a referral notice recommending they see a physician.