The ISD Preschool Academy is a tuition-based program designed to educate students through play, engaging activities, and instruction. Transportation is not provided.
Our preschool program includes a developmentally appropriate curriculum that meets the needs of each child as they grow socially, emotionally, mentally, and physically. In our classroom, we learn the many necessary skills for kindergarten and life through play-based and academic learning.
Schedule: 5 days per week, full day or extended hours at select locations and follows the ISD school year calendar. Two Locations: Holly Street Early Learning Center, 565 NW Holly St., Issaquah and Skyline High School, 1122 228th Avenue SE, Sammamish.
Schedule: 4 days per week, for 3 or 6.5 hours per day, following a modified schedule of the ISD school calendar
Issaquah School District has partnered with the Washington State Department of Early Learning through the Puget Sound Educational Service District to offer Preschool and Family Assistance Programs for income-eligible children living within the Issaquah School District Boundaries. The Issaquah School District encompasses more than just Issaquah city limits, with boundaries including all of Issaquah and some neighborhoods in Bellevue, Newcastle, Sammamish, Preston, Renton, and Maple Valley.
Early Childhood Education (ECE) is a tuition-free program that serves students who qualify based on their individual needs within the ECE classroom setting, along with students who participate in the program as Community Preschoolers. Transportation provided.
Schedule: AM & PM sessions run M, T, Th, and F for three hours per day following a modified schedule of the ISD school calendar. Locations: Briarwood Elementary, Discovery Elementary, and Holly Street Early Learning Center.
Students with a variety of special needs are served within the ECE classroom setting, along with students who participate in the program as Community Preschoolers (see below). Each child’s home address determines the site location and placement in a morning or afternoon session. If you are interested in setting up an appointment to have your student screened please call 425-837-7197 or email Childfind@Issaquah.wednet.edu.
Community Preschoolers participate in our ECE Preschool Program (see above) as a child who follows a typical pattern of early development and has turned three by April 15 of the year before enrollment. Community Preschool participants pay a reduced tuition and transportation is not provided.
Schedule: AM & PM sessions run M, T, Th, and F for three hours per day following a modified schedule of the ISD school calendar.
Community Preschoolers are referred by their parents and selected at each ECE school site on a first come first serve basis. Each ECE site offers a morning or an afternoon preschool session with a maximum of 12 children with special needs and up to 3 Community Preschoolers per classroom.
Community Preschool Tuition is $245 per month - Financial Aid Forms are available upon request at the time of enrollment.
Transition to Kindergarten is a tuition-free program for children who are at least four years old by August 31, are not currently enrolled in an early learning program, and demonstrate financial, academic, and/or social-emotional needs. Transportation is provided.
Schedule: 5 days per week, following the elementary school bell schedule and the ISD school year calendar.
Transition to Kindergarten will focus on essential academics, social-emotional skills, and learning habits to empower children as they launch into their academic journey. Questions? Email us at email@example.com.