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MISSION: To lead an educational partnership with the Community, maintaining an environment that challenges all students to reach their potential as lifelong learners and responsible members of society.

Health Screenings

Health Screenings
Pennsylvania Public School Code, Article XIV, Section 1402 requires that students receive health screenings at certain grade levels:

 

Vision

Annually, grades Kindergarten through 12

 

Hearing

Grades Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 7 and 11

 

Height and Weight (including calculation of Body Mass Index--information about BMI is available on the Wellness link to the left)

Annually, grades Kindergarten through 12

 

Scoliosis (abnormal curvature of the spine)

Grades 6 and 7

 

MANDATED EXAMS

Pennsylvania Public School Code, Article XIV, Section 1402 mandates that all students in Pennsylvania schools receive the following Medical Exams.


Physical Exam:

  • Upon entering school for the first time (kindergarten or grade 1)

  • Grade 6

  • Grade 11

Dental Exam:

  • Upon entering school for the first time (kindergarten or grade 1)

  • Grade 3

  • Grade 7