Early Childhood Services

If your child is struggling with some aspect of development including.....

  • Speech/Language
  • Social Skills
  • Behavior
  • Motor Skills
  • Learning Skills

.... he or she may be eligible for pre-school services.



Services are provided based upon each individual child's needs.  Some examples are:


  • Speech Therapy
  • Community classroom support
  • Physical and Occupational Therapy support and direct services



DEVELOPMENTAL PRE-SCHOOL CLASSROOM

Our program is very language-rich and offers group and individualized instruction in:
 
  • kindergarten readiness skills (early literacy, pre-math, pre-writing)
  • social, emotional, and behavioral development
  • motor skill enhancement
  • speech and language enrichment

We also offer:

  • community field trips
  • high staff to student ratio
  • no tuition cost to families
  • transportation is available

Progress is monitored and reported to parents on a regular basis.  An individualized education plan is developed for each eligible child to insure quality programming.



DEVELOPMENTAL TESTING

A licensed School Psychologist and Speech Language Pathologist will conduct an assessment of your child's skills, including:

  • Visual Motor
  • Cognitive/Learning
  • Social
  • Language
  • Articulation (speech sounds)
  • Hearing

If your concern is only for your child's speech, evaluation will include:

  • Articulation (speech sounds)

ABOUT OUR STAFF
Licensed, highly trained Developmental Preschool Teachers plan and implement the specialized curriculum, designed to meet the specific needs of young children.

Speech, Physical, and Occupational Therapists provide services to eligible children and participate in curriculum and program development.

Our teachers are assisted in the Developmental Pre-school classrooms by trained, qualified teaching assistants.

Our staff also works cooperatively with community preschool programs to provide services for young children with special needs in those settings.



Serving preschool students in MSD of Wabash County, Wabash City Schools, Manchester Community Schools, and Peru Community Schools.