How to Enroll

*For enrollment information to FOCAF Head Start, call (208) 433-9078*

Enrollment process for the Early Childhood Special Education Program:
  • Developmental Screening (see below for appointment details)
  • Comprehensive Assessment
  • Determination of Eligibility
  • Placement

A Developmental Screening will screen your child in the following areas:




Motor Skills

Self Help Skills

Social Emotional




Screening Dates

August 24, 2020

(Sign up by Aug. 17th)

September 14, 2020

(Sign up by Sept. 7th)

October 12, 2020

(Sign up by Oct. 5th)

November 9, 2020

(Sign up by Nov. 2nd)

December 7, 2020

(Sign up by Nov. 30th)

January 25, 2021

(Sign up by Jan. 19th)

February 22, 2021*

(Sign up by Feb.16th)

*For children not eligible for kindergarten. Children who are eligible to start kindergarten in the fall are encouraged to attend the Boise School District Kindergarten Registration/Open House. Children will be screened for Kindergarten at this event. Contact your neighborhood elementary school for details. 


For a screening appointment call:

(208) 854-5520