The School Readiness program prepares children for entrance into kindergarten. All children who are four or five years old by September 1 and are not attending kindergarten are eligible to participate in the kindergarten transition programs.
Kindergarten Readiness- Monthly classes are held from January through May on Monday evenings for the child and the parents in the Spring Grove Elementary.
Taught by various Spring Grove Staff
Kindergarten Connection- This is a class that children attend 4 consecutive days and 3 hours per day. Children are dropped off and picked up at the Beary Patch Preschool, but during every class , the children will go to -The Big School' for kindergarten related activities.
Teacher: Bethany Bergsgaard
Kinder Prep Academy- For one week in August children attend school in the Kindergarten classroom and instructed by the Kindergarten teachers. Children work on school readiness skills and become familiar with the kindergarten room and school. At the end of this session, children will receive school supplies, compliments of the School Readiness Program.
Teachers: Upcoming Kindergarten Teachers