A screening is designed to identify students who may need further evaluation and may be eligible for early childhood education and/or speech and language services. The purpose of the screening is related to special education and is for children who are 3, 4 or 5 years old and experiencing difficulty in:
- Cognitive development
- Speech and language skills
- Gross and fine motor skills
- Vision and hearing
A preschool screening is not intended as a screening for kindergarten admission. Only District 181 residents are eligible to receive preschool screenings. The preschool screenings are held at Oak School, 950 S. Oak Street, Hinsdale, and take approximately 30 minutes to complete.
Parents with concerns about their child’s development who wish to schedule an appointment should call Adrienne Renwick at 630-861-4302.
Screening opportunities will be held: Jan. 13 and 27, Feb. 10 and 24, March 10 and 24, April 21, and May 5 and 19.