Bakersfield will hold preschool and kindergarten screenings April 19-20
Bakersfield R-IV School District will conduct preschool and kindergarten screenings Thurs-day and Friday, April 19-20. Children are eligible for kindergarten if they will be 5 years old on or before July 31, 2018. Children who will be 4 years old on or before July 31, 2018, are eligible for preschool. Contact Bakersfield Elementary School at 417-284-7333 to make an appointment.
Parents should be prepared for the screening appointment to last approximately two hours, during which they will be asked to complete enrollment paperwork. Parents should also bring the following items to their child’s appointment: birth certificate, current immunization records, Social Security card, and complete information for emergency contacts, including name, address and phone number.
Parents of children currently enrolled in preschool will also need to make an appointment. No preschool classes will be held on the days of screenings.