(Alleghany Preschool Providers Liaison for Early Childhood Education Services)


                                Free Child Development Screening

For children born after December 31, 2014 living in Alleghany Highlands

Screening Sites and Dates

 Mountain View


100 Gleason Drive

Covington, VA

9 AM - 2 PM

Wednesday       February 20, 2019 snow closing make up date is March 6th or March 13th

9 AM – 2 PM









Edgemont Primary


574 W. Indian Valley


Covington, VA

4 PM - 7 PM

Thursday, March 21, 2019 snow closing makeup day is April 11, 2019

4 PM – 7 PM 








Are you concerned about your child’s development? Does your 


child move, speak or act differently than other children the same 


age? The purpose of the screening is to identify children who 


have a developmental delay and may benefit from services 


including classroom intervention, speech or motor therapy.  



Areas screened  


Motor skills 


Communication skills 


Concepts (shapes, colors, etc)




Social skills 






Birth - 2 years      Contact: 863-1620 Ext. 108

Mary Ellen Plitt – Infant Toddler Connection        

3 years- 4 years - Contact: 

               965-1400      Melinda Snead- Johnson


               863-1809      Dr. Elizabeth Heath