BISD Pre-K/Kindergarten registration

Bill Hancock
Runnels County Register
Ballinger early registration dates and times for Pre-kindergarten and kindergarten classes announced.

Early registration for the 2021-2022 Prekindergarten and Kindergarten classes will be heldfrom 8-11 am and 1-3 pm on April 1st, April 5-9, April 13-16, April 19-23 and April 26-30.

Bring for a Pre-Kindergarten student:

  • Birth Certificate (Certified)
  • Social Security Card
  • Immunization Records
  • Income Verification for everyone in household (if qualifying based on income)
  • Last 2 months of household’s income (everyone living in the home)
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Benefits Letter
  • Department of Defense Identification (if qualifying based on military)
  • Letter documenting conservatorship by the DFPS (if qualifying based on foster placement)

**Parents will be contacted by Registrar regarding qualification**


Eligibility: Students must be 4 years old on or before September 1, 2021.

You must reside within the Ballinger Independent School District zone and meet at least oneof the following eligibility criteria:

  • Child may be non-English speaking or limited English proficient (subject to a language test);
  • Child may be eligible based on income (must meet free/reduced lunch eligibility guidelines);
  • Child is homeless, as defined by federal law;
  • Be a child of an active duty member of the armed forces or a child of an armed forces member injured or killed while on active duty;
  • Child is or has ever been in the conservatorship (foster care) of the Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) following an adversary hearing.

What to Bring for a Kindergarten Student:

  • Birth Certificate (Certified)
  • Social Security card
  • Immunization Records

Important Information for Kindergarten:

Students must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2021.

  • Must bring all required documentation to registration so that we may enroll your student.
  • You must reside within the Ballinger Independent School District zone.
  • If your student currently attends Pre-Kat BISD, you do not need to register your student.

Any questions please email or call Amber Franke at or 325-365-3527 ext 3003.