PA Virtual Health Screenings!

2014-2015 School Year Sign-Ups

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Complete your 2014-2015 Health Screening in Three Easy Steps:

  1. Choose a health screening* site from the list below.
  2. Register for your site. - Scroll to bottom of flyer for Register Button.
  3. Attend your chosen site.


We've categorized the sites into East/West/Central Locations to make it easier for you to find a health screening site near you. That being said, you are welcome to register for and attend any site.


*Students in grades K, 6, and 11 are mandated to submit both a health screening and a physician exam. To save a trip, we recommend that students in these grades bring both the health screening form and the physical examination form with them to their physician's appointment.

EAST Locations

Kutztown Health Screening Site

Wednesday, April 8th, 10:30am-4pm

70 Bieber Alley

Kutztown, PA

Kutztown Community Library

Philadelphia Health Screening Site

Thursday, April 9th, 9am-3pm

3551 N Broad St

Philadelphia, PA

Shriners Hospitals for Children

Troy Health Screening Site

Monday, May 11th, 1-3:30pm

Bradford County Library, 16093 Route 6, Troy, PA 16947

Scranton Health Screening Site

Tuesday, May 12th, 10am-3pm

520 Vine St

Scranton, PA

Lackawanna County Children's Library

Central Locations

Chambersburg Health Screening Site

Monday, Feb. 23rd, 9am-3:30pm

2509 Black Gap Rd

Chambersburg, PA

Mt Pleasant United Brethren Church

Lancaster Health Screening Site

Tuesday, Feb. 24th, 9am-3:30pm

500 E Roseville Rd

Lancaster, PA

Highland Presbyterian Church

Camp Hill Health Screening Site

Wednesday, Feb. 25th, 9am-12pm

3301 E Trindle Rd

Camp Hill, PA

GIANT Food Stores

West Locations

Lewistown Health Screening Site

Monday, March 2nd, 11am-2:30pm

123 N Wayne St

Lewistown, PA

Mifflin County Library

New Castle Health Screening Site

Tuesday, March 3rd, 9:30am-3:30pm

207 E North St

New Castle, PA

New Castle Public Library

Johnstown Health Screening Site

Wednesday, March 4th, 9:30am-12:30pm

248 Main St

Johnstown, PA

Cambria County Library

Pittsburgh Mills Health Screening Site

Thursday, March 5th, 10am-4:30pm

590 Pittsburgh Mills Blvd

Tarentum, PA

Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills

Edinboro Health Screening Site

Thursday, March 19th, 10am-3pm

143 W Plum St

Edinboro, PA

Edinboro Branch Library,

About Pa Virtual Health Screening Sites

What to bring?

Eyeglasses

A quiet activity

A smile!

Having Scoliosis Screening?

Girls-wear a sports bra or bathing suit top under your shirt

Boys– Wear a shirt that is easy to remove


*All students are mandated to have a health screening every year, every grade!

What is a Health Screening?

HEALTH SCREENINGS REQUIRED


All grades:

Height & Weight- purpose is to monitor growth and development patterns of students and to identify students who may be at nutritional risk or may have a common nutritional problem.

Body Mass Index (BMI) – a weight for stature index frequently used to help determine whether a student is within a normal growth pattern, overweight, at risk of becoming overweight or underweight.

Far & Near Visual Acuity Tests - purpose is to identify and refer students with possible vision problems to an eye care professional for further examination, diagnosis and if necessary, treatment and follow-up.


Grade 1:

Color Vision Test –purpose is to identify students with difficulty identifying certain colors.

Convex Lens Test- purpose is to identify students with excessive farsightedness.

Stereo/Depth Perception Test- purpose is to identify students who may not be able to blend images correctly or to perceive three-dimensional space.



Grades K to 3, 7 and 11:

Hearing Test- purpose is to identify and refer students with possible hearing impairments to a physician/hearing specialist for further examination, diagnosis and if necessary, treatment and follow-up.


Grades 6 and 7:

Scoliosis- purpose is to detect possible curvature of the spine in children. If the condition is detected early and appropriately treated, progressive spinal deformity may be prevented.


If you have any questions or concerns please call

Christina Woljten, School Nurse

Phone: 484- 680-7992

Register Here

Click Here Once You've Chosen Your Site!