Carthage Parents As Teachers




KINDERGARTEN CLASS 2015-16 If you have a child or know one who will be 5 years old by 7-31-15, and plans to start school in Carthage August 2015, CALL NOW to set up their MANDITORY screening and register to receive their kindergarten enrollment packet. THIS INFO WAS DUE IN MARCH!  IF YOU HAVE PAST DUE INFO CALL TODAY!!! 359-7012


PRESCHOOL CLASS 2015-16 The Carthage R-9 has a  FREE DISTRICT WIDE Preschool.  We have a waiting list for this year, and are screening NOW FOR THE  2015-16 school year!    To get on the waiting list, call us as soon as possible to schedule the manditory screening.  Your child is eligible if they live in the Carthage district and your child is pre-k!

PARENTS AS TEACHERS-Always screening and visiting children ages prenatal to prekindergaren entries! Call to enroll 359-7012

Parents As Teachers: A program that works! As a parent, you are your child's first and most important teacher. Parents As Teachers (PAT) is a free program offered through the school district that provides developmental information, education, and support to families that begin prenatally and extends to Kindergarten entrance.

 Concerned with your childs speech or development? We can help refer you to early interventive services! Make sure you call us to screen your child yearly, starting at age 3 months! *******If sickness is in your home, please cancel your appointment- we don't want to spread germs******* *****Winter Weather***** If the R-9 Schools are closed, we will not be completing visits for the day. Thank you for keeping our safety as well as yours a priority!



Parent Educators: Supervisor- Jane Goade Beatriz Bonilla Ellie Waite Brooke Johnston, Teresa Scheuerman, Kamie Bourgault and Patty Ogden- Secretary Sherry Fuller

This is a program for those parents that are under age 20.  If you are enrolled in high school, talk with your counselor or Mrs. Holman about enrolling in a PAT credit class! Special teen meetings are held every third Thursday, during the Seminar block. If you need to schedule a visit with your parent educator or need to enroll, call the PAT office (359-7012 and ask for Brooke Johnston). For students who are parents at the Junior High school, see school counsoler Gina Robbins for details of being bussed to the teen meetings!

Watch for next years events to be posted in August!  This summer looking for fun events?  Contact the Public Library for reading events and the YMCA for summer swimming and fun children's classes!