HARRISBURG, IL (KFVS) - The Wabash Ohio Valley Special Education District will be conducting free pre-kindergarten screenings on Wednesday, January 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. outside of Southeastern Illinois College's Melba Patton Library.
The screenings will take about 45 minutes and include hearing and vision tests.
Head Start personnel will be available to talk about the program.
Families should bring a copy of the child's official birth certificate. All children living within the college district who are three years of age by screening day are eligible.
SIC's district includes Saline, Gallatin, Hardin, Pope, and much of White counties. It also includes the southeast corner of Hamilton and the northeast corner of Johnson, as well as small border areas in East Williamson and South Hamilton counties.
You can call 618-252-5400, ext. 3400, by Thursday, January 21, to make an appointment.
Space is limited and appointments will be taken on a first-call basis.