Free vision screenings are available for children ages 6 months to 6 years. No appointment is needed. Walk-in from9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11, at the Ray-Pec Early Childhood Cottage located at Raymore Elementary, 500 S Madison, Raymore. The screening detects nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, anisocoria, anisometropia, and allows the screener to observe for strabismus or a possible cataract by a trained technician sponsored by the Missouri Lions Eye Research Foundation. Contact Linda Sharp, Early Childhood Coordinator, at 816-892-1933 or firstname.lastname@example.org for questions.
Raymore-Peculiar residents who are 4 years old by July 31 of the upcoming school year are eligible to participate in the Early Childhood PreK program. Acceptance is based on class availability, we well as the needs assessment and PreK screening.