State law addresses body mass index screening or requires height AND weight measurement.
SC MASS SCREENING RECOMMENDATIONS FOR 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR
SC DHEC recommends BMI screenings for students in grades 5, 8, and at least once in grades 9-12
South Carolina Academic Standard for Physical Education
8.3.3 Achieve and maintain the age- and gender-specific health-related fitness Standard as defined by a state-approved fitness assessment (for example, scoring within the healthy fitness zone on Fitnessgram).