Indiana - Preventive health screenings in MS—vision: Standards

Policy Type: 
statute; regulation

State law addresses vision screening.

Indiana Code 20-34-3-12. Vision tests; records; report on information

(d) The governing body of each school corporation shall conduct a vision test for each student enrolling in or transferring into:

  • (1) either kindergarten or grade 1;
  • (2) grade 3;
  • (3) grade 5; and
  • (4) grade 8;

and for each student suspected of having a visual defect.

410 IAC 3-1-1 Testing

Sec. 1. (a) All school corporations shall conduct an annual screening test of the visual acuity of all children enrolled in or transferred to grades 3 and 8 and all other school children suspected of having a visual defect.

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