• Ready Raven Pre-Kindergarten Program


    Click Here to Apply (In-Person)

    This application deadline is May 5, 2021. Program begins June 1, 2021. 

    * The In-Person Ready Raven Program must be applied for through the District Lottery Page. You are welcome to apply to both the Hunter and Midnight Sun Programs.


    Click Here to Apply (Virtual)

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

    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 or virtual sessions
    • In-person program is offered at Hunter Elementary or Midnight Sun Elementary June 1 - June 30, 2021 Monday - Friday from 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • 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, 2021
    • 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 Northstar Borough Zip-Code)
    • Apply for the Ready Raven Virtual Program
    • Apply for Ready Raven In-person Summer Program


    Monthly Resource Spotlight!


    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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