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Oral Health Assessment

Information related to Education Code Section 49452.8, which requires public school students to have an oral health assessment no later than May 31 of their first year of school enrollment.
Oral Health Assessment - CalEdFacts
Part of California Department of Education's information and media guide about education in the State of California.

Oral Health Assessment Funding
California Education Code (EC) Section 42605 authorized complete flexibility in the use of funds for this program. More information is available at Action on the 2008 and 2009 Budget Acts.

Oral Health Assessment District Reporting
EC Section 49452.8 states that all school districts shall submit a report each year to the county office of education of the county in which the school district is located.

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Sample Notification and Assessment/Waiver Forms
Questions: Coordinated School Health & Safety Office | schoolhealth@cde.ca.gov | 916-319-0914 
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