Early Childhood Screening

Rochester Public Schools wants to connect with you before your child enters kindergarten. We will share information on how and when to register, documents required for attending public school, programs and resources to help prepare you and your child, and other essentials. We also offer programming for families with young children, ages birth to up to kindergarten enrollment. To be sure that you are receiving information the District, complete the student online enrollment form.

Early Childhood Screening Packet

Contact Us

Northrop Education Center
201 8th St NW
Rochester, MN 55901

Jasmine Carreon
Early Childhood Screening 
(507) 328-4004 | Email

Student smiling brightly as she talks with her teacher through a plexi glass divider.
Teacher with student. Student is wearing glasses in which the frames are meant to look like tigers.
Child hearing screening

The State of Minnesota requires that all children check in for a development screening before entering a public kindergarten program. Rochester Public Schools provides a comprehensive early childhood screening for any child three years and age or older at no charge. During an early childhood screening our staff will check your child’s vision, hearing, growth, immunizations status, skills in thinking, communication and language, large and small muscle control, and social and emotional development. 

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