Shady Dell Early Childhood Center
In 2006-07 the district added to its established early childhood program by opening the Shady Dell Early Childhood Center. The center offers before and after school care for students attending a Title I Wonder Years preschool classroom.
2757 E. Division St.
Springfield, MO 65803
Office of School Readiness
Connects families with preschool resources and screening services.
Call (417) 523-1300 for more information about:
1. Enrolling students in Wonder Years (4 and 5 year olds)
2. Scheduling a developmental screening (3 months-Kindergarten)
Free developmental screenings are available to children aged 3 months to kindergarten entry who live in the SPS attendance area. Families need not be enrolled in Parents as Teachers to take advantage of screening services. Call (417) 523-1333 to schedule your child's screening. Families in the Springfield Public School District are encouraged to participate in the Parents As Teachers program.