District Offering Kdg. Readiness Summer Program

Students entering Kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year can acquire readiness skills this summer during Lakewood’s Kindergarten Readiness Summer Program. Instruction will be led by a certified Lakewood City Schools preschool teacher and a certified Lakewood City Schools speech and language pathologist. Lessons will emphasize understanding and using language concepts needed for classroom success.

Not all students entering Kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year are eligible for this program.  Those students who have not attended preschool, or who have not mastered Pre-Kindergarten foundational concepts and skills are the target audience for this program.  Class size is limited to 30 students.

Please call the Student Services Department at 216-529-4201 with any questions or to request an application.


1) Students must be registered to attend Kindergarten in Lakewood City Schools.     

2) Parents will be given a questionnaire regarding the child’s school experience and the screening tool, Ages, Stages Questionnaire at time of registration.

3) Parents must attend a preliminary meeting before the program begins that will include a screening to determine if students are eligible.

Registration deadline: May 24, 2019. Questionnaire and ASQ 3 form must be returned to Student Services at the Board of Education, 1470 Warren Road

Program parent meeting: June 4, 2019, 7 pm in the Horace Mann Elementary School library. You will be notified if your child is eligible for this program by May 31st.

Cost: $200

Dates:  July 8 - August 8, 2019;  Mondays - Thursdays

Times:  9:00 - 11:30 am

Location:  Horace Mann Elementary School, 1215 W. Clifton Blvd.

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