2018-19 Dyslexia Screener Timeline and Report

MS Approved List of Screeners – Summer 2017


Greetings Superintendents, Curriculum Coordinators, Special Education Directors, Federal Programs Directors, and Principals:

  The deadline for administration of the first-grade dyslexia screener is October 15, 2018. The deadline for administration of the kindergarten dyslexia screener is April 5, 2019. In addition, districts are required to submit the attached District Dyslexia Screening Report to the Office of Student Intervention Services at dyslexiadata@mdek12.org no later than April 19, 2019.

 The screening report form is attached, along with the current list of approved screeners. Please note that additional screeners are under review at this time and will be submitted to the State Board of Education for consideration in the coming months.

 Please contact Laurie Weathersby (lweathersby@mdek12.org) for questions concerning the completion of the form.




Nathan Oakley, Ph.D., Chief Academic Officer

P.O. Box 771 | Jackson, MS | 39205-0771