Our Early Childhood Education Assistance Program (ECEAP) is a free preschool program for eligible families.
How to Enroll
- Call the location nearest you (see list below) for information on eligibility and the application process or
- Download and fill out an application
- During the month of July, applications with supporting documentation can be returned to Valley View or Highline Public Schools Central Office
Our neighborhood programs work together to enroll 3- and 4-year old children for school. Once complete, your child’s application places them on the waiting list. Once selected for enrollment, children are placed at sites based on address, family need and available openings.
Children must be 3 or 4 by August 31 in order to start school in September.
|Beverly Park Elementary||1201 S 104th St. Seattle||206-631-3458
|Hilltop Elementary||12250 24th Ave S. Burien||206-631-4051
|Seahurst Elementary||14603 14th Avenue SW||206-631-4825
|Valley View Early Learning Center||17622 46th Ave S. SeaTac||206-631-5100
|Mount Rainier High School||22450 19th Ave S. Des Moines||206-631-5107
Highline Public Schools recognizes the importance of early learning in the success of all students and continues to expand the opportunities available to families of children birth-5 years.
Our programs reflect the diverse community Highline serves by providing high quality, equitable early learning experiences designed to support kindergarten readiness.
The organizations below (both preschool and childcare) have committed to partnerships with Highline. Their efforts include participating in shared professional learning, using aligned district resources, shared recruitment efforts, and collaboration around kindergarten transitions.
If you have concerns about your preschooler's development, we offer monthly screenings. Parents are encouraged to take advantage of this free service.
Check out the Kindergarten Readiness Guidelines that highlights skills to support success in kindergarten and beyond.