Connecticut School Requirements for Children's Vision

  • Connecticut requires a vision screening
  • Frequency: Children in the kindergarten, grades one to six, inclusive, and grade nine

Requires vision screening of each pupil in kindergarten, grades one to six, inclusive, and grade nine, provided annually by the local or regional board of education. The superintendent of schools shall give written notice to the parent or guardian of each pupil who is found to have any defect of vision or disease of the eyes, with a brief statement describing such defect or disease.  Test results or treatment provided as a result of the screenings pursuant to this section shall be recorded on forms supplied by the State Board of Education. Connecticut Code Chapter 169 §10-214

Source:

http://www.cga.ct.gov/2007/PUB/Chap169.htm#Sec10-214.htm