California - Preventive health screenings in MS—vision: Standards

Area: 
Standards
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law addresses vision screening.

California Education Code 49455.

(a) (1) During the kindergarten year or upon first enrollment or entry in a California school district of a pupil at an elementary school, and in grades 2, 5, and 8, the pupil's vision shall be appraised by the school nurse or other authorized person under Section 49452.

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