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Early Childhood Screening

Early Childhood Screening is a process that supports children being ready for kindergarten. The program helps find children with possible health or developmental concerns that may impact learning. The process includes a check of vision and hearing, child development and a review of the child's health. The program helps families access services for their children that will help them to be ready for kindergarten. 

Minneapolis Student Placement

Minneapolis Public Schools offers schools and programs designed to meet the needs of all students. Our programs are designed to give students a strong education regardless of their learning style or background. 

Special Education Advisory Council

The Minneapolis Public Schools Special Education Advisory Council, SEAC (pronounced "seek") is a partnership between the school disctrict and parents/ guardians of Minneapolis students with disabilities. The SEAC is comprised of a majority of parents/ guardians and key Special Ed Department staff. 

Community Education

Minneapolis Community Education promises to devlier high-quality learning and enrichment opportunities so that together we can imporve our lives and our communities. 

Early Childhood Family Education

Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) is a program for all Minneosta families with children between the ages of birth to kindergarten  entrance. ECFE's goal is to enhance the ability of all parents and other family members to provide the best possible environment for their child's learning and growth. 

High Five

High Five is a half-day or full-day preschool program for Minneapolis children who turn four by September 1st and who will start kindergarten the following fall.

Transition to Kindergarten

The transition to Kindergarten is not a one-time event, happening on the first day of school. It begins well before your child enters school and continues during the first year. 

Minneapolis Kids

Minneapolis Kids provides high-quality school-age child care for families. They offer a safe, nurturing, educational and recreational experience where children are encouraged to pursue interests and develop friendships, independence and confidence. 

Teen Parent Services

Teen Parent Services (TPS) supports all pregnant and parent students enrolled in Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) and their children with a variety of programming. 


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