Home / News & Events / SPSF is Changing Children’s Lives Share our message: Donate SPSF is Changing Children’s Lives December 1, 2022 Share: Saskatoon Public Schools Foundation’s Early Learning Equal Start was fully implemented in 14 community schools in the 2021-22 school year. The results to date have been overwhelmingly positive. Full-day pre-kindergarten is one of four key initiatives in Saskatoon Public Schools Foundation’s Early Learning Equal Start program. The program, now fully implemented in 14 community schools, has demonstrated great results. In communities where up to 50 per cent of kids were not reading at a Grade 3 level in Grade 3, now up to 90 per cent of the kids in kindergarten are achieving expected milestones Read more on the StarPhoenix website.