State law addresses vision screening.
New Jersey Administrative Code 6A:16-2.2 Required health services.
(l) Each district board of education shall ensure that students receive health screenings.
- Screening for visual acuity shall be conducted biennially for students in kindergarten through grade 10.
Promoting Health and Learning School Nursing Practice in New Jersey’s Public Schools
Document addresses vision screenings.
State of New Jersey Health History and Appraisal Form
Form allows school nursing staff to track student health history, including screenings for vision, hearing, and BMI, and related referrals.