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Schleswig-Holstein

School enrollment examination

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Schleswig-Holstein (Linie6PLus)

Service Description

The school entrance examination is compulsory for all children who are due to start school. It serves to determine any medical reasons that could prevent the child from successfully attending school and usually takes place before the introductory meeting with the school management.

The doctor can recommend a leave of absence for health reasons for a period of time to be defined.

As parents, you must then submit the application for leave of absence to the responsible school authority.


Who should I contact?

To your district or city (health department, specialist health service - pediatric and adolescent medical service).

Which documents are required?

The documents listed in the invitation letter to the legal guardians. These are usually

  • Yellow medical check-up booklet,
  • vaccination card,
  • medical history form,
  • if available: Glasses, medical aids.
What are the fees?

None

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

If you are unable to attend the examination appointment, the responsible office must be informed immediately.

Legal basis

Schleswig-Holstein School Act (SchulG),
Act on the Public Health Service (Health Service Act - GDG),
State ordinance on the tasks of school doctors,
Law on the implementation of mass examinations (RUG).

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Who should I contact?

To your district or city (health department, specialist health service - pediatric and adolescent medical service).

Which documents are required?

The documents listed in the invitation letter to the legal guardians. These are usually

  • Yellow medical check-up booklet,
  • vaccination card,
  • medical history form,
  • if available: Glasses, medical aids.

What are the fees?

None

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

If you are unable to attend the examination appointment, the responsible office must be informed immediately.

Legal basis

Schleswig-Holstein School Act (SchulG),
Act on the Public Health Service (Health Service Act - GDG),
State ordinance on the tasks of school doctors,
Law on the implementation of mass examinations (RUG).

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

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