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
LuAnn Winterrowd, 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.

*Birth to 3 screenings can be scheduled for these dates as well, if an * is next to the District name.

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

Districts Location of Screening Date of Screening Phone Number

Putnam County 
 

08/02/21
08/03/21

815-882-2800 (2)


Oglesby

Oglesby Lincoln School

08/04/21
08/05/21

815-

Streator

Kimes School

08/06/21
08/09/21


815-672-2926

Seneca

Seneca Grade School

08/10/21
08/11/21

815-357-8744 (2)
Call in week of 8/2


Lasalle

Northwest School

08/12/21
08/13/21


815-223-0786 (5)

Peru

Northview School

08/16/21
*08/17/21

 

Mendota

First United Methodist Church

08/18/21
08/19/21


815-539-7362

Marseilles

Milton Pope


Marseilles Elementary

08/23/21
*08/24/21

815-795-2428
Call in week of 8/2

Ottawa
Rutland
Wallace
Grand Ridge


First Presbyterian Church

08/25/21

815-433-6433

Peru
Dimmick
LaSalle


St. John's Church, Peru

08/26/21
08/27/21


815-433-6433