The school readiness program for District 484 is currently taking registration for the 2012 – 2013 school year. Those with a child living in the Pierz School District planning to attend kindergarten in the fall of 2013, are encouraged to attend next year’s program.
The school readiness program is designed to give four- and five-year-old children experience with group activities, completing simple projects, following directions, developing social and emotional confidence, learning about letters, numbers, shapes and colors and other necessary skills to be successful in kindergarten the following year. Tuition is charged to attend this program.
Registration forms are available at Pioneer Elementary School at 66 Kamnic St., in Pierz, or by calling (320) 468-6458, ext. 2209. Preschool bus routes will be scheduled using spring registration material. There is a fee to ride the preschool bus. Parents who would like their child to ride this bus, are asked to submit their registration prior to May 1.