Washington - Preventive health screenings in MS: Standards

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State law requires a health screening prior to entry (which may or may not specifically include one of the exams listed below).

WAC 246-760-020

(1) A school shall conduct auditory and distance vision and near vision acuity screening of children:

  • (a) In kindergarten and grades one, two, three, five, and seven; and
  • (b) Showing symptoms of possible loss in auditory or visual acuity and who are referred to the district by parents, guardians, school staff, or student self-report.
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