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    Kindergarten registration
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    cyn22mull posted:
    Hi!

    We have Kindergarten registration next Friday. I was just wondering what to expect? It says it is from 8:30 — 1:00 and to bring birth certificate, proof of residency, immunization record, a $25 registration fee, and your child for screening. What all screening will they do?

    Thanks!!
    Cindy 36, DH 40, DS 4
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    mrswhitecastle responded:
    Our screening and registration were at 2 different times. If I remember correctly, they did a quick vision and hearing screening. They also asked her some questions to see if she could identify body parts, knew the 5 senses, and could complete some sentences with the appropriate word(s). I had to wait in the waiting area while they did the screening with DD. When they were done, the teacher reviewed everything with me.
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    lenono97 responded:
    In our state Kindergarten screening is done between 3 1/2 - 4 year of age. This way if there is an issue it can be worked on before school starts. We had my DD screened last summer. I got to watch. They tested hearing, vision, langugage development, phyisical development. It was pretty detailed. But DD had fun! She has a November birthday so will have to wait until 2014 to start school. She is already looking forward to it. We just signed her up for pre-school to start next fall.


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