In accordance with NJ statute, the Jackson School District shall ensure that students receive health screenings:
1. Screening for height, weight and blood pressure shall be conducted annually for each student in kindergarten through grade 12.
2. Screening for visual acuity shall be conducted biennially for students in kindergarten through grade 10.
3. Screening for auditory acuity shall be conducted annually for students in kindergarten through grade three and in grades seven and 11 pursuant to 18A:40-4.
4. Screening for scoliosis shall be conducted biennially for students between the ages of 10 and 18 pursuant to 18A:40-4.3.
This information is presented in chart form below.
Also, upon parent/guardian request, the Health Office will screen a student in the above areas if there is a particular concern.