Transitional Kindergarten
  • Transitional Kindergarten (TK)  Full-day program for eligible students who turn 5 after September 1st and who do not have access to high-quality early learning experiences prior to kindergarten.

    To determine if you qualify, you will need to call the school office in one of our offered locations:

    • Chinook Elementary: (253) 931-4980
    • Dick Scobee Elementary: (253) 931-4984
    • Gildo Rey Elementary: (253) 931-4952
    • Lea Hill Elementary: (253) 931-4982
    • Pioneer Elementary: (253) 931-4986
    • Terminal Park Elementary: (253) 931-4978
    • Washington Elementary: (253) 931-4736

    Eligibility for the program will be determined based on screening of multiple factors such as no formal early learning experiences and family risk factors. Priority enrollment will be for students residing within the Auburn School District boundaries. For the 2024-25 school year, there will be a two-part enrollment selection period. The first enrollment will run from now till August 15th, and the second starts after August 15th. 

    Enrollment in Transitional Kindergarten is limited. Please consider enrollment in ECEAP or the ASD Peer Model program.