The Alabama School Readiness Alliance advocates for the expansion of high-quality, voluntary pre-k.

Are you looking for the Office of School Readiness? If so, go to

Did You Know?

Alabama has received a perfect quality rating for its state funded pre-k program from the National Institute for Early Education Research for 7 straight years!  Learn more at

Advocacy Tools for 2014

December 10, 2013
CLICK HERE for ASRA's new Advocacy Toolkit for the 2014 Alabama Legislative Session. 

Read More

New results show that quality pre-k is working in Alabama

November 26, 2013
New research from PARCA shows that Alabama's high-quality, voluntary First Class Pre-K program is closing the achievement gap for lower income students by an average of 25 percent....

Read More

Voluntary Pre-K programs grow: State leaders approve funding for education expansion

October 18, 2013
By Cathy Higgins, Foley Onlooker / Gulf FOLEY, Ala. — State officials and education leaders descended on Heaven Sent Learning Center in Foley...

Read More

Tuscaloosa News: Tuscaloosa City School System gets $190K for pre-K classes

October 12, 2013
By Jamon Smith, Tuscaloosa News.   ... Rep. Bill Poole, who is chairman of the Alabama House Ways and Means Education Committee, was instrumental in helping Tuscaloosa City Schools secure the intervention grant.

Read More

Believe it: Legislature, public schools working together in Alabama to expand education

October 4, 2013
From Over the course of just a few months, a line item on the Alabama state budget, influenced by individuals across the state, has been transformed into classrooms and resources for Alabama's youngest students.

Read More

1,700 more four-year-olds enter First Class Pre-K this fall

September 30, 2013
Due to strong public and policy maker support, state investments in Alabama's high-quality, voluntary First Class Pre-K program have grown by fifty percent this year, allowing more four-year-olds to attend.

Read More

Find us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube!

Website Design Company | WideNet