Routine screenings and examinations:
Students in the district are scheduled to receive mandated screening examinations in accordance with the following schedule:
Vision, growth and development (height, weight and BMI)
These are done every year- kindergarten through 12thgrade by the school nurse.
This is done every year from kindergarten through 3rdgrade, then in 7thand 11thgrade.
Annually for all special education students and students with hearing problems.
Parents/Guardians receive notification from the nurse if the student does not pass any screenings done in school.
Public School Health Law requires all students in Kindergarten, 6thand 10thgrades to submit a completed physical exam by the first day of school. Any exam done within a year will be accepted.
Public School Health Law requires all students in Kindergarten, 3rd and 7th grades to submit a completed dental exam by the first day of school. Any exam done within a year will be accepted.
All new students entering Council Rock School District as transfers from other school districts are required to have current medical and dental examinations.