What is Bright Futures Kindergarten (Bright Futures K)?

  • Bright Futures K is a 19 week full day kindergarten program for incoming Olympic View, Mark Twain, Rainier View, and Valhalla Elementary scholars, focused on essential academic and social emotional skills needed for school. The Bright Futures K program helps ensure our scholars are on grade level as readers by the end of the third grade.  Data shows students who are proficient in reading by the end of third grade are more likely to graduate.

When are Bright Futures K classes held?

  • Classes will begin on January 25, 2021 and run Monday through Friday. Bright Futures K will follow the FWPS calendar regarding breaks/holidays, and will also be part of the  same remote, hybrid or face-to-face schedule.

Where are Bright Futures K classes located?

  • In alignment with FWPS, Bright Futures Kindergarten will launch fully remote. When FWPS transitions to a hybrid class model, the program will be located at Mark Twain Elementary School and Valhalla Elementary School. These classes will include scholars from Olympic View Elementary and Rainier View Elementary as well.

Where may I find more information about Bright Futures?

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