• Ready Raven Pre-Kindergarten Program


    Our Ready Raven Program team is pleased to announce we will have two in-person (Summer) offerings and one online (ongoing) version for the 2021-2022 school year.


    Click here to Apply (In-Person)


    Fairbanks Area:

    Anne Wien Elementary                                

    June 1- June 30 2022 | Monday - Friday | 8 AM TO NOON

    Anne Wien Elementary | 1501 Hampstead Ave, | Fairbanks


    North Pole Area:

    North Pole Elementary

    June 1- June 30 2022 | Monday - Friday | 8 AM TO NOON

    North Pole Elementary | 250 Snowman Ln | North Pole


    Click Here to Apply (Virtual)

    This application deadline is ongoing. Program begins August 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 (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 1, 2022
    • All qualifying four and five year olds are welcome to apply
    • Register for Kindergarten: All registration documents must be verified by May 21, 2022. 
      • 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)


    Additional Requirements for in-person program

    • Orientation: Parents must attend parent orientation on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 6PM
    • Transportation: Parents must provide daily transportation for their child

    • Attendance: Parents must ensure their child has 100% attendance


    • 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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