• Ready Raven Pre-Kindergarten Program

    Click Here to Apply (Virtual)

    This application deadline is ongoing. Program begins August 19, 2021. 


    In person program should resume June 2022. Summer in-person program application should be accessible January 2022. Refer back here for future updates.

    What is the Ready Raven Summer Program?

    Ready Raven is a 22-day intensive, literacy-focused, FUN opportunity for 4 and 5 year old children who will enroll in kindergarten this fall

    • Registration is free
    • Program offering either in-person (Summer 2022) or virtual sessions (ongoing beginning August 2021)
    • Virtual program registration is ongoing and at your own pace
    • Learning materials and supplies will be provided at no cost
    • Instruction is facilitated by certified teachers
    • Ready Raven is formerly known as Kindergarten Jump Start or KJS



    • Child must be five years of age on or before September 1st, 2022
    • All qualifying four and five year olds are welcome to apply
    • Register for Kindergarten: All registration documents must be verified by May 21, 2021. 
      • Birth Certificate
      • Immunization Record
      • Proof of Residency
    • Register for Ready Rosie (click link or go to readyrosie.com/register then sign-up using any North Star Borough Zip-Code)
    • Apply for the Ready Raven Virtual Program
    • Apply for Ready Raven In-person Summer Program


    Monthly Resource Spotlight!

     Ready Rosie





    North Star Imagination Library

    Imagination Library

    If you would like more information or a paper copy of the registration form, please contact ready.raven@k12northstar.org. 


    Other Resources

    Kindergarten Readiness Calendar

    Ready Raven is funded by the Alaska Pre-Elementary Grant


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