Kentucky's Common Kindergarten Entry Screener, the BRIGANCE Early Childhood Kindergarten Screen III, provides a quick and accurate assessment of a child's development in five areas: Academic/Cognitive, Language, Development, Physical Development, Self-Help and Social-Emotional Development.
The Common Kindergarten Entry Screener (704 KAR 5:070) is aligned with Kentucky's School Readiness Definition and the Kentucky Early Childhood Standards.
2023-2024 Training and Resources
Communications - K SCREEN Update
- March 2023 K Screen Update - Online Ordering for the 2023-2024 School Year, K Screen Train the Trainers for New Staff, Prior Settings Form for Kindergarten Registration
- May 2023 K Screen Update - BRIGANCE K Screen Refresh Webcast Now Available, K Screen Train the Trainers for New Staff, K Screen 2023-2024 Staff File Submission Deadline June 16
The 2023-2024 materials ordering window closed April 10, 2023. The Office of Assessment and Accountability and Curriculum Associates cannot guarantee late or supplemental orders will arrive before the screening window. The Ordering Spreadhseet is available for those placing late orders which must be approved by KDE. Please contact Lisa Jett if you need to place an order.
Staff File Submissions
The 2022-2023 staff file window closed June 15 2022. Please contact Lisa Jett if you have any questions