Healthy Food And Activities For Children

Nate McCallisterGeneral, Parent Resources

Healthy foods and beverages, regular exercise, and limits on screen time are good for adults and children alike. For some of us this healthy living comes easily and for others of us it’s a daily struggle. It can be difficult to juggle work and parenting while also maintaining a healthy diet and lifestyle for ourselves much less our children. Here … Read More

Kindergarten Screening

Nate McCallisterParent Resources

Have you been wondering about kindergarten screening during the pandemic? St. Paul Public schools is currently offering virtual screening. That’s one option. Check with your school district for updates. Things are changing quickly right now. Children should be screened between the age of three and four. Screening is a requirement for any children entering kindergarten in a public school in … Read More

Nine Ideas to Help With a Smooth Transition to Kindergarten

Nate McCallisterGeneral, Parent Resources

Mother Reading To Daughter

One minute your child is an infant and the next you are looking for kindergartens. The time goes quickly. Plan ahead. Here are nine ideas that may help with the transition. Do the screening early. When your child turns three years old, she can do the early childhood screening. You can wait until she is four or five, however,many districts … Read More