Annual Health Screening

  • Nurse shining light in student's eye Pennsylvania state-mandated health screenings are conducted yearly in the fall by the district nurses. The results of these screenings are sent to parents and a recommendation for further evaluation is given when a problem is detected.

    Near and Far Vision: All grades, every year
    Color, Stereo Depth & Plus Lens Vision: Grade 1
    Hearing: Grades K, 1, 2, 3, 7, 11
    Scoliosis: Grades 6 & 7
    Height & Weight: All grades, every year
    Body Mass Index: All grades, every year

    The Body Mass Index (BMI), developed by the Centers for Disease Control, is used as a screening tool to identify possible weight problems in children. The BMI is calculated from body weight adjusted for height, age and gender.

Announcements (2021-22)

  • 2021-22 Radnor Township School District Health Screenings will take place on the following dates:

    • Radnor High School - September 8 and 9, 2021
    • Radnor Middle School - September 27 and 29, 2021
    • Ithan Elementary School - October 25 and 27, 2021
    • Wayne Elementary School - November 8 and 10, 2021
    • Radnor Elementary School - December 6 and December 8, 2021

    Note: Please make sure students who currently wear glasses and/or contact lenses have them on the day of their vision screening.


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