Student Support Services

Vision Resources

two happy students wearing glassesThe New York State Education Department, the New York State Board of Regents, the New York State Optometric Association, and the New York State Society of Opticians continue to highlight the critical role proper vision plays in children’s physical, cognitive, and social development.

All New York State schools are encouraged to partner with local eye care professionals to assist students with obtaining complete eye examinations and eye glasses when needed.

Schools are also encouraged to promote eye health and safety. This page provides school vision health resources.

School Vision Health Flyer pdf
Download and print this flyer to help spread awareness about vision health!

Vision Screening Guidelines pdf - Updated May 2018

Please see the NYS Center for School Health websiteexternal link icon for a multitude of resources related to vision health.

Last Updated: March 14, 2019