School Readiness

2018-2019 Applications Available !!!

 2018-2019 School Readiness Applications are available online or at the Parkview office.  If you have questions please call 218-742-3805 or email

Congratulations and Welcome to the 4 year old School Readiness program!!!!

Starting preschool is an exciting milestone for your young child’s life, marked by their emerging sense of independence of expanding social, language, and thinking skills.  School Readiness provides children with various opportunities to participate in early childhood and kindergarten readiness programs that enable them to enter school with the skills and behaviors needed to progress and flourish.

Here is a list of upcoming events for you and your School Readiness child to attend:

August 30                                    Parkview Open House                          1:00-3:00

September 7                                Preschool Screening Dates                  Call to set up a time

September 13                              Terrific 3’s Orientation                         5:00-5:30

September 13                              Early Childhood Kick-Off                     5:30-7:00

September 17                              4’s Mon.-Thur. orientation

9:00-11:00  Mrs. Kemen

9:00-11:00  Mrs. Friedlieb

September 17                              4’s Mon.-Thur. orientation

12:30-2:30   Mrs. Koski

September 18                              4’s First FULL day for Mon.-Thur.

September 18                              4’s Tues. & Thur. orientation               9:00-11:00   Mrs. Kush

September 20                              4’s First FULL day for Tues. & Thur.

October 1                                      3’s First day for Mon. & Wed. class     8:00-11:00

A reminder to complete and return your child’s immunization records and birth certificate to the school.

Please bring all school supplies to the open house or school readiness orientation on September 17 or 18.

Call the Virginia bus garage at 741-6240 for bus information ( pick-up or drop-off information).

Students may purchase hot lunch or bring their own “cold” lunch to school.  Parents are asked to fill out an application for educational benefits form to see if they qualify for free/reduced lunch prices.

  • Virginia Minnesota Public Schools
  • ISD 706
  • 411 South 5th Ave.
  • Virginia, MN 55792
  • Phone: 218-749-5437
  • Fax: 218-741-8522