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Rushford - Peterson Public School District

Early Childhood Screening

1000 Pine Meadows Ln, Rushford, MN, 55971-2602

Distance: 958 Miles

(507) 864-7065


Service Details


Early Childhood Screening is for children between the ages of three and the start of kindergarten. However, it is best to screen between the ages of three and four. It checks to see how a child is growing and developing. The screening is used to find health or learning concerns that the child needs help with before starting school. Screening may link families to free early learning opportunities and resources such as Head Start, Early Childhood Family Education, prekindergarten programs, Early Learning Scholarships or home visiting programs.

Screening is required before entering Minnesota's public school district or within 30 days of enrollment into kindergarten.

Trained professionals will check your child's:
* Vision
* Hearing
* Height and weight
* Immunizations (shots) status
* Large and small muscles
* Thinking, language and communication skills
* Social and emotional development


  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to everyone 


All Minnesota children between ages three and the start of kindergarten. (If there are developmental concerns for a child between the ages of birth to three years, the local school district may screen through the Early Childhood Special Education department.)

Application Instructions

Contact your local school district.


Services are free.

Area Served

Serves Fillmore, Houston, and Winona Counties


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 864-7785
FAX (507) 864-2085

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