Schools for health
 
 

School Screening Program

 

 

The HAAD Schools for Health Program is dedicated to the health and well-being of the school students in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.

  • Mandatory Screening

    All students from Grade 1-12 are required to receive the following screening tests on an annual basis. This screening is conducted by the School Nurse at the school.

    Grade Screening Tests
    1 - 12
    • Medical History
    • Body Mass Index (BMI percentile)
    • Vision Screening (Eyesight test)

     

  • Comprehensive Screening programme (highly recommended for all schools)

    Grade Screening Tests
    1
    • Medical History
    • Body Mass Index (BMI percentile)
    • Vision Screening (Eyesight test)
    5
    • Hearing screening
    • Medical check-up by doctor
    • Oral Health Screening
    9
    • Hearing screening
    • Medical check-up by doctor
    • Blood test to screen for anemia
    • Oral Health Screening

     

Resources....

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