• Three girls, one boy wearing backpacks ready for school Transitional Kindergarten  

    Submission of Interest Forms is now closed  

    Transitional Kindergarten is for children who are not currently in an early learning program and are scheduled to begin kindergarten in the fall of 2024. This program will focus on foundational academic, social and self-help skills to jumpstart qualifying students toward success in school.  

    The Transitional Kindergarten classrooms will be located at several of the elementary schools in our district. Sites will be determined based on enrollment and space. Qualifying students might not attend Transitional Kindergarten at their home school. 

    Transitional Kindergarten program starts on Wednesday, January 31, 2024, and runs through the last day of school, Thursday, June 20, 2024. Family Connection Meetings will be held on Friday, January 26, Monday & Tuesday, January 29 & 30, 2024.

    To be eligible for Transitional Kindergarten, children must:

    • be 5 years old by August 31, 2024
    • live within the boundaries of Everett Public Schools
    • not be currently enrolled in an early learning program, such as: licensed childcare, preschool, co-op preschool, ECEAP, Head Start, etc. (full or part-time
    • demonstrate academic and/or social-emotional needs through a screening process

    Our team will be reviewing screening results this week and during the first week of January.  Qualifying students will be placed in Transitional Kindergarten schools/classrooms and confirmation emails will be sent out by mid-January. Transportation routes (for students eligible for transportation) will be communicated by our Transportation Department by mid-January. 

     For questions or assistance, please contact Amritha Imandi, Administrative Assistant: (425) 385-4024 or AImandi@everettsd.org 


    Please visit

    • ECEAP page to learn about preschool opportunities for which your child may qualify.
    • Transportation page  (Quicklinks: 2023-2024 Find My School & Route) to find your student's home school. 

    Note:  to view the page in another language, click on 'Translate Language' at the top right of the screen and select your language


    Interest forms will be accepted beginning Wednesday, November 13, 2019.

    Please click here to complete the interest form.