Office of Preschool Reception and Diagnostic Services
The Office of Preschool Reception and Diagnostic Services team is responsible for addressing referrals for children 2-5 years of age who may be: transitioning from early intervention to possible school-based services (2-3 years), from physicians, from community agencies such as RBHA and from parents. These referrals are often based on student performance concerns relayed to the team by parents, community members, and practitioners that work with the student.
The Office of Preschool Reception and Diagnostic Services, located at Maymont Preschool, serves as the community hub for referrals and evaluations. The staff process referrals, hold child study and eligibility meetings, and conduct evaluations throughout the school year as well as during the summer. The diagnostic team consists of an administrator, ECSE teacher and speech therapist(s). Additional members of the team may also include: a school psychologist, a school social worker, an occupational therapist, and a physical therapist. The team serves as a community liaison for parents seeking information on the child study/referral process.
Contact UsOffice of Preschool ServicesMaymont Preschool Center1211 S. Allen AvenueRichmond, Virginia 23220Phone: 804-780-8058Fax: 804-780-8411 or 804-780-6263