Special Services

Speech and Language Pathologist

All students new to Saint Christine School (K-8) are screened for language/speech problems.  Children referred by the staff, parents or physicians are given a threshold-hearing test.  For students identified with speech or language problems, the therapist plans an individualized program and maintains on-going parent and teacher contact.

Title One Teacher

Remedial instruction in reading and math will be offered to students who qualify based on testing results and/or teacher recommendation.

School Psychologist

Guidance counseling offered to students identified with need based on recommendation by parent.

School Nurse

A school nurse is available five days a week for medical services as well as medical screenings as determined by the school.

The following screening procedures are performed during the school year:
Vision screening:  Students in grades K-8
Hearing screening:  Grades K, 1, 3, 5; all new students in other grades
Scoliosis screening:  Grades 6, 7, and 8