• The Orangedale Early Learning Center (OELC) Preschool Program provides a learning environment for children ages 3 years through 5 years. Children explore and learn with our early education curriculum that is designed to develop emergent skills through interactions and activities in the learning environment.  
     
    If you have concerns regarding your child's development in one of these five areas: communication, motor skills, socialization skills, self-help skills, or cognitive functioning, please bring your child to one of our monthly screening dates. Screening is available for children ages 2 years 9 months to 5 years.
     
    The Balsz District conducts FREE monthly developmental screenings available at the Balsz Community Center, located at 4309 East Belleview Street, Phoenix, AZ  85008 (next to the Boys and Girls Club).  For more information, call Alana Bottinelli at (602) 629-6826.
     
    Please bring birth certificate, immunization records, hearing/vision records within the past 12 months, and proof of residency.
     
    Preschool Screening held at 8:30am-10:30am (by appointment only):
    • Aug. 18, 2021
    • Sep. 15, 2021
    • Oct. 20, 2021
    • Nov. 17, 2021
    • Jan. 19, 2022
    • Feb. 16, 2022
    • Mar. 16, 2022
    • Apr. 20, 2022