Health Programs & Screenings

Screenings

School screenings are not intended to diagnose, but rather identify students needing further evaluation by a Healthcare Provider.

Vision Screening

A vision screen is required for all new students to PCSD as well as any student entering kindergarten. Vision screening is also provided yearly for all students in grades pre-K thru 5th, 7th, and 9th. If a student does not pass the screening, a referral letter will be mailed home.

Vision Screening Forms for Parents

Hearing Screening

A hearing screening is provided to all PCSD students in kindergarten, 1st, and 3rd grade. If a student does not pass the screening, a referral letter will be mailed home.

Hearing Screening Forms for Parents

Scoliosis

Scoliosis is a sideways twisting of the spine or backbone often detected in children by age 14.  Information on how to screen for scoliosis will be provided annually to the parent/guardian of students in 5th-8th grade. Contact your School Nurse or Medical Provider with any questions or concerns.

Health Education

  • Dental Hygiene
  • Hand Washing
  • Maturation – 5th grade
  • Test to Stay- Covid testing in 8th-12th grade