December 10, 2018

Seekonk Child Find

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As part of the Child Find process, the Seekonk Public Schools will be conducting preschool screening for children who will be turning 3 or 4 years of age by August 31, 2019 and are residents of Seekonk.

A development, social skills, and speech and language screening will take approximately one hour and will be held Monday March 11th through Friday March 15 at Aitken and Martin Schools. This screening serves two purposes; first, it identifies preschool age students who may be in need of special education services. Second, it allows children to be eligible to enter the lottery for available model spots in the Seekonk Public Schools Integrated Preschool Program.

Please feel free to call Aitken School at (508) 336-5230 or Martin School at (508) 336-7558 if you have any questions.

Seekonk Child Find and Pre-School Screening Registration

The Seekonk Public Schools has an integrated preschool program that is located at Aitken and Martin Schools and serves 3 and 4 year-old students. The preschool classes have model students and students on Individualized Education Plans. Each year, model, tuition-paying students are drawn by lottery for available spots. In order to be eligible for the lottery, students must register and be screened in March.

If interested in having your preschool aged child screened as part of Child Find or to be a potential model student, you may register your child. Pre-school screening registration for all Seekonk students turning 3 or 4 years of age by August 31, 2019 will be held beginning January 2nd, 2019. You may register your child daily from 10 AM-2 PM or in the evening on January 24th, 2019 from 5:30-6:15. All registration forms may be picked up at Aitken or Martin School beginning January 2nd, 2019 or downloaded from the Seekonk Public Schools website. Appointments for screenings will be made when you register your child.

Feel free to call Aitken School at (508) 336-5230 or Martin School at (508) 336-7558 if you have any questions.

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