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About Early Childhood Screening

About Early Childhood Screening

Early Childhood Screening is a free service for children ages 3 to 5 years old.  

 Screening includes:

  • A check of vision, hearing, height, weight and developmental progress.
  • A review of immunizations records and family information.
  • An individual review with parents/guardians of their child's progress and needs. Early Childhood Screening identifies needs that may require special attention before a child enters school.

IN-PERSON APPOINTMENT:

  • Parent/guardian requests an in-person screening appointment for their child at a school location.
  • Parent/guardian brings child to school for in person screening appointment with a district screener. Approximately 1-hour time commitment. 
  • To learn more watch this video Screening Video

Featured Courses

  • Early Childhood Screening (WL)

    Screening is a FREE Service for All Osseo Area Schools Children. (Watch a short video Screening Video). *All Children complete Early Childhood Screening prior to enrolling in kindergarten. Available for children ages 3-5; ideal time for screening is between ages 3 and 4. *Simple check of vision, hearing, height, weight and development (not a substitute for comprehensive eye exam). *Brief review of health history and immunizations *Helps identify children who may benefit from resources to help in their development Important COVID 19 Instructions: At this time masks are not required for Adults. Please look for signage on the front door for any changes to this policy should guidance be updated. Only one parent and the child being screened are allowed to attend this appointment Upon your arrival please come into door #1. Use the Intercom system to announce your arrival. The office staff will contact the screener to come escort you and your child to the classroom. Screener, Adult, and child will all wash hands before and after the screening appointment. All tools used in the screening appointment will be disinfected between appointments. Note: There is no charge for screening, but you must add this course to your cart and complete the checkout process to be enrolled. An email confirmation will be sent to you to confirm your appointment enrollment. You will also receive an email reminder a couple days prior to the appointment. (Check your Spam or Junk email folders if the email doesn't come directly to your inbox). We offer screening appointments at the following locations: Arbor View Early Childhood Center: 9401 Fernbrook Lane N - Maple Grove, MN 55369 Willow Lane Early Childhood Center: 7020 Perry Ave N - Brooklyn Center, MN 55429 Brooklyn Park Library: 8500 West Broadway Ave - Brooklyn Park, MN 55443 For a virtual (phone call) screening option, please call 763-391-8777. En Español, Lus Hmoob, Bằng Tiếng Việt: 855-938-0586
  • Early Childhood Screening (ARB)

    Screening is a FREE Service for All Osseo Area Schools Children. (Watch a short video Screening Video). *All Children complete Early Childhood Screening prior to enrolling in kindergarten. Available for children ages 3-5; ideal time for screening is between ages 3 and 4. *Simple check of vision, hearing, height, weight and development (not a substitute for comprehensive eye exam). *Brief review of health history and immunizations *Helps identify children who may benefit from resources to help in their development Important COVID 19 Instructions: At this time masks are not required for Adults. Please look for signage on the front door for any changes to this policy should guidance be updated. Only one parent and the child being screened are allowed to attend this appointment Upon your arrival please come to door #1 and ring the doorbell, a staff member will come let you in. Screener, Adult, and child will all wash hands before and after the screening appointment. All tools used in the screening appointment will be disinfected between appointments. Note: There is no charge for screening, but you must add this course to your cart and complete the checkout process to be enrolled. An email confirmation will be sent to you to confirm your appointment enrollment. You will also receive an email reminder a couple days prior to the appointment. (Check your Spam or Junk email folders if the email doesn't come directly to your inbox). We offer screening appointments at the following locations: Arbor View Early Childhood Center: 9401 Fernbrook Lane N - Maple Grove, MN 55369 Willow Lane Early Childhood Center: 7020 Perry Ave N - Brooklyn Center, MN 55429 Brooklyn Park Library: 8500 West Broadway Ave - Brooklyn Park, MN 55443 For a virtual (phone call) screening option, please call 763-391-8777. En Español, Lus Hmoob, Bằng Tiếng Việt: 855-938-0586