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2016 Grand Avenue • Billings, MT 59102
P: 406-281-5885 • F: 406-245-1149
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Free Public Screenings at Head Start

Call 281-5078 for dates of the upcoming screenings, or to make an appointment

Billings Public Schools and Early Childhood Intervention will offer free screenings for children birth through 5 years (in compliance with IDEA) at Head Start (615 N 19th St.). The screening will provide an overall developmental check of your child, help you determine if he/she is developing appropriately for his/her age, and identify potential or existing problems which may interfere with learning. Screening is for all children birth to five years of age who have not begun kindergarten and live within the Billings School District boundaries.
Areas Assessed:
Language
Vision
Hearing
Learning
Motor
Health
Social/Emotional
Conducted By:
Speech and Language Pathologist
Vision Specialist
Audiologist/Audio Tech
Psychologist or Special Education Teacher
Occupational or Physical Therapist
Nurse
Psychologhist, School Social Worker, Counselor



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Evaluations for School-Aged Children

If your child is enrolled in a Billings Public School, please contact the principal for information on screening and evaluation. If you meet ALL of the following criteria, please contact Billings Public Schools Student Services department at 208-5033 to arrange an evaluation (or contact your private school and request they make
a referral to us):
  1. Your child is older than five (5) years of age and

  2. Your child is being home schooled or attends a
    private school in our attendance area and

  3. You suspect your child is having learning difficulties
    and may be in need of a special education evaluation.
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