Parkview School Readiness

Preschool programs are designed to nurture your child and to build upon the skills that they will need in kindergarten. Rock Ridge Public Schools offer exceptional preschool experiences to enhance and expand the learning opportunities available for your child. Children are provided with choices and hands-on learning opportunities in language, literacy, math, science, art, music, health and well-being, and social, emotional and physical development.

Parent Aware 4 Star Rated

Each of our preschool programs have received the highest possible rating by Minnesota’s quality rating system for early education settings. Licensed teachers use a variety of research-based curriculum to thoughtfully engage children in activities which build essential school-readiness skills. These skills provide children a smooth and successful transition into kindergarten.

2021-2022 School Readiness Schedule

The Terrific 3’s Mon. & Wed. 8:00-1:00
4-Year-Old Two Day School Readiness Tues. & Thurs. 8:05-2:45
4-Year-Old Four Day School Readiness Mon. – Thurs. 8:05-2:45
4-Year-Old Friday Wrap Around Care Friday 8:05-2:45


The Terrific 3’s program will begin on Monday, October 11. The 1-hour meet and greet orientation is scheduled for Wednesday, October 6. Families will meet the teacher and become familiar in their new environment. The teacher will talk with parents about the school procedures and answer parent questions.

The Preschool Four-Year-Old Two-day class will have 1.5-hour orientation on Tuesday, September 21 and your child’s first full day would be Thursday, September 23.

The Preschool Four-Year-Old Four-day class will have 1.5-hour orientation on Monday, September 20 and your child’s first full day is Tuesday, September 21. At your child’s orientation, they will meet with their teacher and engage in a simple fun activity. Parents will meet with the teacher and early childhood coordinator to talk about school procedures and answer questions. If a parent cannot accompany their child on the orientation day, arrangements need to be made by the parent for a trusted adult to attend in their place.

Friday Wrap Around Care provides a hands-on learning environment for children beyond their normal two to four-day school week. The Friday wrap around care class has a monthly fee with scholarships and a sliding fee scale that accommodates all families. The class begins on Friday, September 24.

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2022-2023 Supply Lists

Eveleth-Gilbert Secondary

801 Jones Street
Eveleth, Minnesota 55734

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Laurentian Elementary

1409 Industrial Parkway
Eveleth, Minnesota 55734

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North Star Elementary

402 Elba Avenue
Eveleth, Minnesota 55734

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Parkview Elementary

506 North 9th Avenue West
Virginia, Minnesota 55792

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Rock Ridge High School

1403 Progress Parkway
Virginia, Minnesota 55792

Virginia Secondary School

411 South 5th Avenue
Virginia, Minnesota 55792

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Rock Ridge Public Schools Since 2020

Rock Ridge Public Schools combines the communities of Eveleth, Gilbert, and Virginia into a progressive school district embracing an academy style high school to provide students with a real world learning environment.

District Office

1405 Progress Parkway
Virginia, MN 55792

V: 218-749-5437 | EG: 218-744-2211
V Fax: 218-741-8522 | EG Fax: 218-744-4381
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