Entering Kindergarten

Welcome to the Batesville Primary School kindergarten program. BPS is pleased to offer a full day kindergarten program that is safe and nurturing and will optimize your child’s development. 

BPS kindergarten teachers understand that this year will be one of the most important milestones in your child’s life – the first year of school!  They work hard to ensure a successful adjustment to school because kindergarten will often influence the child’s perception, attitudes, and performance in subsequent school years.

Age Requirements: Any student who is five (5) years of age on or before August 1st is eligible to enroll in kindergarten.

Enrollment Process 2021-2022 school year:  

Your child must be 5 years old before August 1, 2021

Kindergarten Registration will be Thursday, April 22, 2021.

Starting Monday, February 1, 2021 please come back to this website where there will a link to enroll your child for the 2021-2022 school year.

Documentation necessary for enrollment:

  1. original birth certificate
  2. immunization records
  3. custody paperwork (if applicable)

Please email Bonnie Johnston, bjohnston@batesville.k12.in.us if you have any questions I can help you with.

Kindergarten Sight Words

For additional information about the benefits of kindergarten, visit the Indiana Department of Education’s website at http://www.doe.in.gov/achievement/curriculum/full-day-kindergarten.


Wonderful! We look forward to assisting you.