Early Entrance Kindergarten

The application period for the early entrance to kindergarten program is now closed for 2020-21. We will not consider additional students. Students born after August 31, 2015 will need to enroll age appropriately for the 2021-22 school year. That enrollment process will be begin in early 2021.


Although Northshore does not encourage early entry for the vast majority of students, application for testing for early entrance is available at parent expense for students who turn 5 between September 1 and November 30. Students who turn 5 on December 1 and beyond will enter kindergarten age appropriately.

Please read the Early Entrance to Kindergarten FAQs before completing the application.

  • The application period for Early Entrance to Kindergarten is now closed. Late applications are not accepted.
  • Additional early entrance information is available through the Office of Elementary Education, 425-408-7705.

Frequently Asked Questions