New York - Preventive health screenings in MS—vision: Standards

Area: 
Standards
Policy Type: 
Regulation
Summary: 

State law addresses vision screening.

8 CRR-NY 136.3

(ii) ...in addition, all students shall be screened for distance acuity and near vision in grades pre-kindergarten or kindergarten, 1, 3, 5, 7 and 11 and at any other time deemed necessary; the results of all such vision screening examinations shall be in writing and shall be provided to the pupil's parent or person in parental relation and to any teacher of the pupil within the school while the pupil is enrolled in the school.

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