Early Childhood Screening Appointments
An early childhood screening visit with your child will be needed before registration for preschool and kindergarten. This screening looks at how your child is learning and developing right now to help him or her get ready for school. Early childhood screening is free and available by appointment. Screenings are held at Diamondhead Education Center, 200 W. Burnsville Pkwy,suite 108. Use the lower level parking lot off Pillsbury Ave and enter door 11.
On the day of your child's appointment, make sure you check in at the screening office at least 15 minutes before your appointment time, or you may need to reschedule.
There is no cost for screening. To prepare for your appointment, please download these required forms. Appointments take about 45 minutes to complete. Please make child care arrangements for siblings. If you or your child needs an interpreter, to schedule an appointment para Español por favor llame Astrid, 952-707-4189 or Hadad tahay Somali fadlan soo wac Hodan nambarkan, 952-707-4101. For other languages, please call Kate at 952-707-4117 or email request to firstname.lastname@example.org. The State of Minnesota recommends an interpreter be used for the parents or child if English is not the primary language spoken at home. Using the home language during screening can provide a better picture of a child’s development. Interpreter services are provided at no cost to the family. ● Bring proof of identity, such as your child's birth certificate or passport. ● Bring a copy of your child's current immunization record. ● Bring the completed Early Childhood Screening forms with you. Screenings are held at Diamondhead Education Center, 200 W. Burnsville Parkway, Suite 108. Use the lower level parking lot off of Pillsbury Avenue and enter door 11. Be sure to check in with the screening office at least 15 minutes before your appointment time or you may need to reschedule.