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Friday, May 7th: Drive-up Learning Materials Distribution
Register now for kindergarten!

It's time for Kindergarten registration! To register, children must be 5-years-old by Aug. 31, 2021.

Renton School District offers free full‐day kindergarten programs in every elementary school. Kindergartners attend school on the same schedule as students in grades 1-5. Core curriculum of reading; writing; mathematics; science; social studies; Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM); and additional experiences in art, music and PE.

Click here to find out more and register now for kindergarten spots in the 2021-2022 school year!


Lunch distribution

Menu for May's Grab & Go meals



  • Meals are served Mondays & Wednesdays from 11:00-12:30 at Highlands Elementary (drive through or walk up welcome) 

  • Available to all children ages 1-18 regardless of income 

  • Parents may pick up for children without the child present (please provide child’s name at time of pick-up) 

  • Any child/family can go to any meal service location  

  • To help us prepare, pre-orders are strongly recommended however they are not required 

  • Children do not need to be enrolled in Renton School District to participate 


Virtual Kindergarten Event

Highlands Elementary is hosting a Virtual Ready for Kindergarten event on Wednesday, May 26 at 11:00am or 4:00pm (pick one). This is an opportunity for families with students who will be in kindergarten next school year to learn information about our school, the kindergarten experience, kindergarten readiness, and how to ensure your child is registered. Prior to the event, a Zoom link will be emailed to families who have registered for kindergarten. 

Children who turn 5 by August 31, 2021 are eligible for Kindergarten.  This year, registration is done completely online.  Please visit the Renton School District website for more information on Kindergarten registration and to register your child.  Please contact our office manager, Gina Corder or (425)204-4601 with any registration questions.