Preschool Screening Team

The La Salle/Putnam County Preschool Team assists local education agencies and districts by conducting Child Find activities. During a screening, various skills are briefly assessed. These include fine motor, readiness/cognition, gross motor, speech/language, hearing and vision. Preschool Team Members are:

Michelle Pangrcic, Early Childhood Special Education Teacher and Diagnostician
Molly Kasperski, Speech/Language Pathologist
Mallory Pohar, Hearing and Vision Technician
Julie O'Brien Smith, Speech/Language Pathologist and Coordinator (As Needed)
Jean Gula, Secretary

L.E.A.S.E. Preschool Team General Screening Dates

Due to the uncertainty related to the COVID-19 pandemic, screenings currently scheduled are subject to change.  Click here for COVID-19 related screening guidelines.

Please note that any child may attend any location of screening, regardless of what district they reside in.

Call the L.E.A.S.E. Office (815) 433-6433 for other questions related to Preschool screenings.