State Mandated Medical Examinations and ScreeningsPhysical ExamsA medical examination is required for all students upon original entry to school (kindergarten or first grade), sixth grade, and eleventh grade. Parents are encouraged to have the physical performed by their family physician because he/she is familiar with the student's medical history. Private physician reports are provided at the appropriate times or at parent/guardian request.Dental ExamsA dental examination is required for all students upon original entry to school, in third grade and seventh grade. Parents are encouraged to have the exam performed by their family dentist because he/she is familiar with the students medical history. Private dental report forms are provided at the appropriate times or at parent/guardian request.ScreeningsAll students shall have their height, weight, and BMI calculated each year. In addition, a near and far vision examination will be performed. Letters will be sent informing parents/guardians of the results.In addition to these yearly screenings:-Seventh grade students will have a hearing test and scoliosis screening performed.If any abnormal results are found, parents/guardians will be contacted by a formal letter. If you should have a concern regarding your child's screening results, do not hesitate to contact the nurse to discuss your concerns.