Parents Place

Class Information

The United Way of Cowlitz County is funding the Ready for Kindergarten program once again. Sessions start September 2017.

The 2017/2018 season of Ready for Kindergarten starts in September. 

Enroll by Sunday November 19, 2017 to ensure you receive a kit for the Winter sessions at Parents Place.

Winter sessions at Beacon Hill Elementary are February 27,2018. Enroll by February 15, 2018 to ensure you receive a kit.

Beacon Hill and Parents Place register online by selecting Class Locations. 

Register for each session separately: Fall, Winter, and Spring.  Classes are held at various locations and start on time.  Childcare is provided; plan to arrive 15 minutes early to register for childcare.  


Parents or caregivers of children who live within the boundaries of Cowlitz County.  Some classes have specific eligibility as noted in the Class Schedule Notes Section.

4 Year class: child enters kindergarten in 2018
3 Year class: child enters kindergarten in 2019
2 Year class: child enters kindergarten in 2020
1 Year class: child enters kindergarten in 2021
Infant class: child enters kindergarten in 2022

Have you attended a Ready class before? 

Don’t forget to bring your binder.  

First-time participant? 

Please arrive 30 early for orientation, Intro to READY, and to receive your binder.



Please call the Ready Specialist at 414-9212.  

Contact Us

Parents Place
928 23rd Avenue
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 414-9212