Pre-Kindergarten Enrollment 2023-2024

Who’s eligible to enroll?

  • Children who are 4 years old on or before September 1, 2023.
  • Live in the Bartlesville Public School District.

Why enroll in PreK?

  • Classes taught by highly qualified teachers.
  • PreK has low class sizes.
  • PreK students learn skills that prepare them to be successful in Kindergarten.
  • No cost to attend.

What’s the PreK class schedule?

  • PreK classes follow the regular elementary schedule.
  • Monday - Friday 8:50 - 3:40
  • Before and after school childcare options are available on a space-available basis. Fees are charged for this before and after school program.

When does PreK enrollment begin?

  • PreK enrollment begins March 1, 2023.

How do I enroll my PreK student?

If a site has no appointments left, please call the site office to make arrangements.

If you are unsure about which school your child will attend, type your address at the following link: Please contact Christie Young at the Education Service Center, 918-336-8600, if you need further assistance.

What information do parents/guardians need to bring to their PreK enrollment appointment?

  1. A copy of the child's birth certificate: Children must be 4 on or before September 1, 2022.
  2. Current immunization records: Oklahoma State Law requires that all 4-year-old children entering school for the first time must show proof of the following vaccines: 4 DPT, 3 POLIO, 1 MMR, 3 Hepatitis B*, 2 Hepatitis A*, 1 Varicella (Chicken Pox).
  3. Proof of residency in the legal guardian's name: A title to residential property, unexpired lease agreement, a receipt for payment of rent, or proof of utility payment.

What if the parent/guardian doesn’t have all the required documents for enrollment?

  • Parents/guardians who are in the process of collecting the documents should still begin the enrollment process.

Want to learn more about PreK?

  • Attend a PreK Roundup event for parents on Tuesday, February 28 5:30 - 6:30.
    • The PreK Roundup event will be hosted at all Bartlesville Elementary schools.