What you should know about hearing screenings in New Hartford.Hearing screenings in New Hartford are conducted on children in kindergarten through grade three and children in grade five. In the past, the Speech/Language Pathologist has been responsible for the screenings. In recent years the school nurses have been conducting the screenings. The Speech/Language Pathologist act as consultants and may rescreen high risk children. You will only be notified if your child fails, so no news is good news.You, your doctor or your child's teacher can request a hearing screening at any time by calling the school office and leaving a message with the building secretary.