Applications are now being accepted for Osseo Area Schools’ free half-day pre-kindergarten program for the 2017-2018 school year. Free pre-kindergarten classes will be offered at the following sites:
- Birch Grove Elementary School for the Arts
- Crest View Elementary
- Edinbrook Elementary
- Fair Oaks Elementary
- Garden City Elementary
- Palmer Lake Elementary
- Park Brook Elementary
- Zanewood Community School
Our free, half-day pre-kindergarten program for 4- and 5-year olds meets every school day. It features hands-on learning opportunities and a thoughtful, developmentally appropriate curriculum that will prepare your child for success in kindergarten and beyond.
How to apply
- Apply to Birch Grove by Dec. 31, 2016.
- Apply to all other schools by Jan. 15, 2017, to be considered in the first lottery.
Please note: capacity is limited and lotteries will be used if applications exceed spaces available. Children must be at least 4-years old by Sept. 1, 2017, to enroll. Transportation is available for eligible students.