February 27, 2012
USD #247 kindergarten pre-enrollment will be held for children who will attend all-day kindergarten in USD #247 schools next fall. Children must be five years on or before August 31, 2012. The round up will include a free screening of speech, language, hearing, vision and other developmental tasks. There will also be the opportunity to consult with the speech clinician, health nurse and kindergarten teacher. Parents need to bring their child with the childâs birth certificate, immunization records, and social security card to this screening.
All kindergarteners are required to have physicals and current immunizations to attend school. The Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas will offer physicals, immunizations, dental screenings, and fluoride varnishes at the screening. Parents will need to bring their insurance card. CHC of SEK will bill insurance, but families will have no out-of-pocket expense.
Pre-enrollment will be held on the following dates beginning at 8:30 a.m. Appointments are required and may be made by calling the school your child will be attending this fall. If your child will take advantage of the health services provided by The Community Health Center, please schedule your appointment for either the 8:30 a.m. or 10:00 a.m. slots.
SCHOOL DATES TELEPHONE
McCune Elementary Monday, March 5, 2012 620-632-4217
Weir Elementary Tuesday, March 6, 2012 620-396-8211
Cherokee Elementary Wednesday, March 7, 2012 620-457-8315
If your child will attend kindergarten in USD #247 next year, it is important that you and your child attend this pre-enrollment screening.