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BP 5141.3

Students

Health Examinations

For: Kindergarten through 8th grade

The Superintendent or designee shall verify that students have complied with legal requirements for a comprehensive health screening, an oral health assessment, and immunizations at school entry.  In addition, the San Benito County Office of Education (SBCOE) shall administer tests for vision, hearing, and scoliosis as required by law.

 

Legal Reference:

EDUCATION CODE

44871-44879  Employment qualifications

48980  Parental notifications

49400-49414.5  Student health, general powers of school boards

49422  Supervision of health and physical development

49450-49458  Physical examinations (of students)

49460-49466  Development of standardized health assessments

HEALTH AND SAFETY CODE

1685-1686 Audiometrists

120325-120380  Immunization against communicable diseases

121475-121520  Tuberculosis tests for students

124025-124110  Child Health and Disability Prevention Program

CODE OF REGULATIONS, TITLE 5

590-596  Vision screening

3027  Hearing and vision screening for special education

3028  Audiological screening

CODE OF REGULATIONS, TITLE 17

2950-2951 Hearing tests

UNITED STATES CODE, TITLE 20

1232g  Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act

1232h  Protection of student rights

 

Policy Adopted:6-14-18