The school nurse will screen all 7th grade students for scoliosis during the school year.
Scoliosis is a progressive disease of curvature of the spine. it can affect people of all ages; not only children and adolescents ,but also adults.The majority of scoliosis cases do not require surgical treatment ; they require non surgical treatment. If a referral is needed it will be mailed to your home.
All 5th grade students have vision screened during the school year. Students may also have vision screened as a teacher referral or at parent request.
We will send a note home with your child if we make a referral.
There are agencies available at parent request for assistance with an eye exam or prescription glasses
Blood Pressure- 5th grade student's also have their blood pressure screened during the school year.