All incoming kindergartens are assessed using the KDI-II. There is a $15 testing fee that can be paid online or in the school office.
Additionally, all incoming kindergarteners are required to have a teacher recommendation form. Forms are available in the school office. If you have any question, please contact Tara Schuppig, Director of Curriculum.
The Kindergarten Diagnostic Instrument-Second Edition (KDI-2) is a comprehensive screening instrument designed to assess developmental readiness skills in children 4-6 years of age. Sub-tests include concept mastery, number skills, general information, visual discrimination, visual memory, memory for sentences, vocabulary, phonemic awareness, body awareness, visual-motor integration, form and letter identification, verbal associations, and gross motor skills.