Student Health Assessments communicate the health concerns and information from parents and physicians for ALL children entering public schools for the first time in North Carolina. Health issues that affect learning are addressed. State law requires that every child entering public schools in N.C. receive a health assessment. https://www2.ncdhhs.gov/dph/wch/families/kindergartenhealth.htm
NOTE: This (requirement) shall not apply to children entering kindergarten in private church schools, schools of religious charter, or qualified nonpublic schools, regulated by Article 39 of Chapter 115C of the General Statutes.