Kindergarten Readiness Guides
BOTK PreK classes support parents in their role as their child's first teacher by having parents participate in the class with their child. This gives parents hands-on experience in skill building activities they can do at home during the week between classes.
Children and families become familiar with the same curriculum, classroom rituals and the routines that are in the daytime PreK classes. BOTK PreK evening classes also have time for the children to socialize and play while the parents meet together to discuss classroom activities and kindergarten transition topics.
Child is 4 years old by September 1st and is starting kindergarten in SPPS next fall
Child is not currently enrolled in SPPS PreK classes
Priority is given to families who meet Free or Reduced Lunch Guidelines; child is a Multiple Language Learner; or child has special needs.
Events for families with children starting kindergarten in 2015.
Choose the Best School for Your Kindergartener
Pack That Backpack for Your Kindergartener
Practice Going to Kindergarten
Dedicated to making sure all children in Saint Paul are ready for kindergarten!