Working to transform the child welfare system.

Governor/House: Chapter 236, Laws of 2010 (SHB 2776) requires statewide basic education funding of full-day kindergarten by the 2017-18 school year. Allocations for statewide voluntary full-day kindergarten programs are expanded, increasing from 43.75 percent of kindergarten enrollment in the 2015-16 school year to 100 percent of kindergarten enrollment in the 2016-17 school year.
Senate: Chapter 236, Laws of 2010 (SHB 2776) requires statewide basic education funding of all-day Kindergarten by the 2017-18 school year. Allocations for statewide voluntary all-day Kindergarten programs are expanded, increasing from 43.75 percent of Kindergarten enrollment in the 2014-15 school year to 75 percent in the 2015-16 school year. All-day Kindergarten is fully implemented at 100 percent of Kindergarten enrollment in the 2016-17 school year.