"The READY! program directly correlates with the skills we hope our incoming kindergarteners have. This program is a tremendous support to our parents and students as we work together to ensure our students are prepared for school."

~ Niki Arnold-Smith
Principal, Eastgate Elementary
Kennewick, WA

South Kitsap School District


Parent or Legal Guardian of children birth to five years of age who live within the boundaries of the South Kitsap School District.

Childcare/Early Learning providers are asked to register with Lisa: kirkemo@skitsap.wednet.edu or by phone @360-874-7058.

Who may attend?

A South Kitsap parent or guardian. One additional adult may attend with you to "audit" the class, such as a spouse, grandparent, or friend, but only one set of learning materials will be provided per child. Please come 5-10 minutes early to sign in. Infants ages birth to 13 months attend class with parent(s).

First-Time Enrollee?

This is a MUST if you are new to READY!  Get your basic materials, a READY! notebook and bag, by attending the "Intro to READY!" mini-class which is held 30 minutes before the regular class begins. 

* If this is your first READY! class, please come 30 minutes earlier.

All classes are offered at Orchard Heights Elementary School
2288 Fircrest Drive, Port Orchard 


For more information, call 360-874-7058.

Enrollment is on a “first come, first served” basis, so register early.

Choose a date that works for you.

WINTER registration will open December 17th for sessions on Saturdays, Jan 28 & Feb 4 @ 10:00-11:30am and Tues, Jan 31 and Thurs, Feb 2 @ 6:00 - 7:30 pm.


Contact Us

South Kitsap School District
2689 Hoover Ave SE
Port Orchard, WA 98366
(360) 874-7058
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