• Registration dates for new students entering BCISD in Fall 2019:
    Elementary campus registration is August 12th-21st, 9am-Noon.
    BCJH -- August 12th-21st, 9 AM till Noon.
    BCHS -- August 7th- 23rd, 8:30-11:30 AM & 1:00-3:00 PM.

    Beginning Fall 2019, BCISD is reconfiguring the elementary campus grade distributions across the district.
    Cherry Elementary will house all Pre-K and Kindergarten students. School day will be 7:45 AM till 3:15 PM.
    Linnie Roberts Elementary will house all 1st and 2nd grade students. School day will be 8:10 AM till 3:40 PM.
    Tenie Holmes Elementary will house all 3rd through 5th grade students. School day will be 8:00 AM till 3:30 PM.
    BCJH remains the same -- housing grades 6-8. School day will be 7:40 AM till 3:10 PM.
    BCHS remains home to grades 9-12. School day will be 7:30 AM till 3:00 PM.

    Scroll down to see what items you need to bring to register.

    Registration during regular school year --

    Welcome to Bay City ISD! During the regular school year, students new to the district are invited to register at the campus where their child will be attending school.

    PRE-K -- all housed at Cherry Elementary
    Children who will be four years old on or before September 1 and meet the criteria are eligible for Pre-Kindergarten.

    Those eligible for Pre-K must meet one or more of the following:

    1) qualify under low income guidelines;
    2) qualify for the bilingual program;
    3) be homeless;
    4) be BCISD employees' children;
    5) be children of active military parents
    6) be in the conservatorship of the Dept. of Family & Protective Services (ex. Foster Care, etc.)
    7) b
    e the child of a person eligible for the Star of Texas Award as a peace officer (3106.002), firefighter (3106.003), or emergency medical first responder (3106.004).

    Children who will be five years old on or before September 1 are eligible for Kindergarten. New Kindergarten students will register at Cherry Elementary. All district Kinder students will attend Cherry Elementary in Fall 2019. Students from Headstart MUST register for Kindergarten. 

    JOHN H. CHERRY ELEMENTARY, 2619 8TH ST, 979-401-1300


    TENIE HOLMES ELEMENTARY, 3200 5TH ST, 979-401-1400

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