KANSAS – A free developmental screening and kindergarten registration for students in the Kansas school district is Feb. 20.
The annual event sponsored by the school district and Project H.E.L.P. (Helping Educate Little People) is a preschool assessment of children from birth to age five. It gives parents information regarding how a child is developing in the areas of speech, language, concepts and motor skills. Vision and hearing tests are included.
Screenings last approximately one hour and signed permission by a parent/guardian is required. All testing is done at the school and parents may call Angela Haynes, 948-5174, to schedule an appointment, although walk-ins are welcome.
Pre-registration for the 2020-2021 kindergarten class is possible at the screening Registration requires a certified copy of the child’s birth certificate and the child’s Social Security number.