Early Childhood Screening
NEW ULM - State law requires that every child entering kindergarten in a public school must have had a developmental screening.
Early Childhood Screening is scheduled for Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, Sept. 14, 16, & 17, in the basement of the New Ulm Public Library (19 North Broadway).
Information has been sent to all children on the preschool census who are 3 years old or older and do not have screening records in their files.
This screening is free of charge and will take under 2 hours to complete. Contact the Early Childhood Family Education Office at 359-8417 if you have any questions or to make an appointment.
Family Education Classes
NEW ULM - Early Childhood Family Education Session I begins the week of Sept. 13. A variety of classes that support families and combine parent education with children's activities are open to families with children from birth to prekindergarten.
A Toy, Book, and Video Lending Library is also available. Newsletters with information on classes have been sent out. If you did not receive one and are eligible for classes, please call 359-8417. Registration deadline is Sept. 7.
Washington School Open House
NEW ULM - Washington Elementary School open house dates are Tuesday, Aug. 31, and Wednesday, Sept. 1, from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Students with the last name starting with A-M are encouraged to attend Tuesday, Aug. 31, and N-Z on Wednesday, Sept. 1.
The open house is not mandatory but the school would like as many parent and guardians to attend as possible. For more information, call the Washington School office at 359-8490.