Kindergarten and Pre-K Registration Information

Registering your child for school is mandated by state law. Please call our administrative secretary Vickie Noseworthy at 410-887-1408 to schedule an appointment.

Frequently Asked Questions about Registration

When can I register my child for Pre-K?
Registration begins at the end of April for the upcoming school year. Students need to 4 years of age by September 1st to enter the pre-k program.

When is my child eligible for Kindergarten?
Under Maryland law, children may be registered for the Kindergarten program if they are 5 by September 1st. 

What do I need to bring to the school when I register my child?
Lease Agreement or mortgage coupon book to verify your residence
If you are living with another family, you are considered to have a Multiple Residence and you need to contact Anna Messmer, Residence Officer for BCPS at 410-887-7474 in order to certify your residency in our school district.
Parent or Guardian Valid Photo ID (Driver's license or Motor Vehicle Administration Photo ID)
Three pieces of current mail that has been delivered to your residence- Utility bills, etc.
The child's birth certificate
If your child is transferring from another school, it would be helpful if you could bring the Maryland transfer form, current report card and health cards. Also, a current IEP if applicable.