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Sign up Now for READY! for Kindergarten Classes

(Date Posted 3/4/2019)

Ready! for Kindergarten

What is the Ready! for Kindergarten Program?

FREE classes for parents/caregivers of children ages birth to five years old who live in the Shelton School District. Through “play and learn” activities, these classes will give you the knowledge and tools you need to help your children get ready for school.  

When and where are workshops?

All classes will be held at Olympic Middle School and free childcare will be provided next door at the Early Learning Center.

April 20 , 2019 (English Session)

April 23, 2019 (English Session)

April 25, 2019 (English Session)

April 27, 2019 (Spanish Session)

April 30, 2019 (Spanish Session)

Who teaches the workshops?

Classes are taught by current Shelton School District employees!

Parents of 0-1 year olds taught by Gabriela Garcia (English and Spanish)

Parents of 1-2 year olds taught by Lilly Serhan (English) and Maria Garcia (Spanish)

Parents of 2-3 year olds taught by Sherrie Hickman (English) and Becky Soto-Ortiz (Spanish)

Parents of 3-4 year olds taught by Patrice Marie (English) and Lilly Serhan (Spanish)

Parents of 4-5 year olds taught by Jenn Clark (English) and Betty Uriostegui (Spanish)

Will there be childcare offered during the parent workshops?

Yes, FREE childcare is provided during the workshops for children over the age of 1 (Infants ages birth to 12 months attend class with parent(s)/guardian(s)). 

You must arrive 20 minutes prior to your workshop starting to ensure you have plenty of time to register your child for childcare and make it to your workshop on time.  Childcare is located at the Early Learning Center next door to Olympic Middle School.

Register now at or call Kristen at (360) 426-1687 Ext. 10073

​​The Shelton School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employee has been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Linda Arnold, Director of Human Resources. 360-426-1687. 700 S. 1st Street; Shelton, WA 98584. Complaint procedure can be found on this website under Board Policy #3210 (students) and #5010 (employees).