If you wish to complete and submit an application ONLINE – click on one of these links:

If you wish to PRINT a copy in PDF format and fill it out by hand – click on one of these links:

You must then turn in the application to Families First School Readiness in one of three ways: 1) mail it to 126 Woodlake DR SE, Rochester, MN, 55904, 2) drop it off at the front desk during business hours on Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., 3) drop it in the red drop box outside on the northwest corner of the Families First of Minnesota building, open even after business hours.

To request an application be MAILED to you, call 507-287-2020 or toll free 1-800-462-1660 and ask for School Readiness.

To PICK-UP an application, please stop by the School Readiness office at: Families First of Minnesota, 126 Woodlake DR SE, Rochester, MN.

With every application, we also require Proof of Income. Proof of income is required to be considered for enrollment. Please provide one of the following:

  • Copy of 2019 Federal Tax Return
  • Copies of all 2019 W-2’s
  • Copies of last three pay stubs for each employed adult in household

If you live outside of Olmsted County, please call your local school district to inquire about school readiness scholarships.