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

    Transitional Kindergarten is for children who are not currently in an early learning program and are scheduled to begin kindergarten in the fall of 2025. This program will focus on foundational academic, social and self-help skills to jumpstart qualifying students toward success in school.  Students will be screened in November 2024 and may qualify based on academic and social-emotional needs.

    Transitional Kindergarten dates for 2024-2025 school year will be available on this page in October 2024. Access to submit an Interest Form to schedule your child's screening will be available on this page by mid-October 2024.  

    To be eligible for Transitional Kindergarten, children must:

    • be 5 years old by August 31, 2025
    • 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

    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.

    For questions or assistance, please contact Rola Bachour, Program Coordinator: (425) 385-4290 or P-5EarlyLearning@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.