The BFCCPS Enrollment lottery for the 2021-2022 school year will be held at 1pm on March 3rd. Results of the lottery will be sent to applicants within 24-38 hours of the event and thereafter will be posted to our website.
For the 2021-2022 school year we will offer 96 spaces for Kindergarten and will generate waiting lists for Grades One through Eight.
The lottery takes place at 1pm, and will be held virtually this year in light of COVID Protocols.
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Online results will be posted referencing the unique lottery ID number issued at the time of application and will not reference individual student names. Please retain your applicants unique lottery ID for reference.
We strongly recommend for all applicants to review our posted enrollment policy.
Families who receive an offer of enrollment for Kindergarten following this year’s lottery will have only about a week to accept the offered enrollment. In order to accept the offered enrollment families would have to complete an online enrollment response form, and provide documentation of the following.
To streamline the acceptance process, we recommend that applicants collect the following materials in advance so that they would be prepared to submit documentation if an offer of enrollment was made.
Verification of residence for all new families is required, except in the case of homeless students. In accordance with our Enrollment Policy, BFCCPS accepts ANY ONE of the following documents. Note that the documentation needs to be current at the time it is provided to our offices for verification.
- A current Utility Bill (not water or cell phone) dated within the past 60 days
- A Deed, Mortgage Payment dated within the past 60 days, or Property Tax Bill dated within the last year
- A current Lease, Section 8 Agreement, or Landlord Affidavit
- A W2 form dated within the year or a Payroll Stub dated within the past 60 days
- A Bank or Credit Card Statement dated within the past 60 days
- A Letter from an Approved Government Agency* dated within the past 60 days.
Proof of Age: (Kindergarten and Grade One Only) – Birth Certificate or Passport
Kindergarten entrance age is five by August 31 of the year of entry. BFCCPS will request reasonable proof of age related to this requirement.
The age of entrance for first grade is six by August 31st of the year of entry. Accepted students for first grade must show proof of age of eligibility, and/or proof of completion of the prior grade in an accredited Kindergarten program.
We will also ask accepted families to provide documentation of their child’s most recent physical exam including immunization records