Oklahoma - Preventive health screenings in ES: Standards

Area: 
Standards
Policy Type: 
Regulation
Summary: 

State law requires a health screening prior to entry (which may or may not specifically include one of the exams listed below).

Oklahoma Administrative Codes 310:531-5-2. Oklahoma Vision Screening Standards

(a) Parents or guardians of any child subject to the Oklahoma School Code shall provide certification of vision screening for any child who is:

  • (1) in kindergarten, and the vision screening shall be completed within the previous twelve (12) months or during the school year;
  • (2) in the first grade, and the vision screening shall be completed within the previous (12) months, with certification provided to school personnel within thirty (30) days of the beginning of the school year; and
  • (3) in the third grade, and the vision screening shall be completed within the previous twelve (12) months, with certification provided to school personnel within thirty (30) days of the beginning of the school year.
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