Vision and hearing screenings are provided annually to District 102 students at the State-mandated grade levels, as designated by the Illinois Department of Public Health. All students in special education programs, students transferring into the District who have not previously been screened, and students to be tested related to classroom teacher requests are screened during this annual program.
Grade level and other requirements for Vision and Hearing screening are as follows:
Vision Screenings: Preschool, kindergarten, 2nd and 8th grades, Special Education students, Foster care and transfer students.
Hearing Screenings: Preschool, kindergarten, 1st, 2nd and 3rd grades, Special Education students, Foster Care and transfer students.
Parents and teachers may request screenings of student related to specific concerns at any time.