The Early Childhood Program and McPherson County Special Education Cooperative will have preschool screenings during the school year at various places throughout McPherson County.

The Early Childhood Program and McPherson County Special Education Cooperative will have preschool screenings during the school year at various places throughout McPherson County.
These screenings are a valuable tool that can be used by the parents of children up to the age of 5 to discover any areas of development that need attention.
The screening tests hearing, vision, motor skills and other areas of childhood development. Services are completely free of charge; however, a custodial parent must give his or her permission for the child to be screened.
The schedule for the 2013-2014 school year is as follows:
- Nov. 8 at the First Presbyterian Church, 1400 N. Main St. in McPherson
- Dec. 13 at Messiah Lutheran Church, Lindsborg
- Jan. 10 at the First Presbyterian Church, 1400 N. Main St. in McPherson
- Feb. 14 at the Zoar Mennonite Church, 362 S. Walnut St. in Inman
- March 28 at the First Presbyterian Church, 1400 N. Main St. in McPherson
- April 4 at the Canton-Galva Elementary School, 210 N. Sixth St. in Canton
- May 2 at the First Presbyterian Church, 1400 N. Main St. in McPherson
Appointments are requested. All screenings are performed between 8:30 and 11 a.m. To make an appointment to have your child screened, call the Early Childhood Center at 620-241-9590.