Arkansas - Preventive health screenings in HS: Standards

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

2017 Arkansas Code 6-18-701. Physical examinations

(c) It shall be the duty of any physician or nurse so employed to make such examinations for contagious or infectious disease, including the teeth and mouth, whenever the examination may be deemed necessary, and to make examination for other defects at least one (1) time in each school year, preferably at or near the beginning of the year.

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