Parents as Teachers Screening Opportunities
3 months - 36 Months - Certified parent educators will screen all children who are actively participating in Parents as Teachers personal visits. Additionally, parents may request a screening of a child under 3 years old by calling the Parents as Teachers office.* Health Questionnaire* Vision/Hearing Screening* Developmental Screening (ASQ-3 and ASQ-SE2)Call 671-4300 if you are not enrolled in Parents as Teachers and would like a developmental screening for your child.3 and 4 Years Old - Preschool-aged children (not entering kindergarten) are screened at the Keatley Center in an annual screening during the months of February or March. School nurses will administer a vision and hearing screening, and certified parent educators will administer the Dial-4 Developmental Screening.This screening assists families with the following:* Knowledge of their Child's Developmental Progress* Enrollment in St. Joseph School District Preschool* Enrollment in Head Start programCall (816) 671-4300 for an appointment OR to register for our next Early Childhood Screening click HERE.
Kindergarten-Bound - Parents can learn about the process of kindergarten enrollment at the KINDERGARTEN PARENT MEETING at EVERY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL. At this meeting, parents will learn about the steps for enrollment, including signing up for a screening appointment which will occur at the elementary school on a specific day.
To learn more about this year's Destination Kindergarten timeline visit our Destination Kindergarten webpage.