Bakersfield City School District (BCSD) operates 20 California State Preschool Programs (CSPP) for children turning three or four-years-old on or before December 1st. Priority of services are given to the oldest four-year-old child(ren) with the lowest income. We offer a morning and afternoon class with each class providing 3 hrs of instruction. According to the California Department of Education, Early Learning & Care Guidelines, students are accepted based on family size and income eligibility.
It's our goal to support the family in its child-rearing role by establishing a positive partnership between the staff and family. All children are cared for in a safe, nurturing and developmentally appropriate classroom with highly qualified staff. Children have daily opportunities to learn new and exciting concepts through purposeful play. BCSD provides activities that addresses the social, emotional, cognitive, and physical needs of all children.
November 30, 2020 PRE-K UPDATE:
Our Pre-K Program is currently providing distance learning opportunities. Please call our office to schedule a Pre-K registration appointment for the 2020-2021 academic year.
Bakersfield, CA 93304
PRE-K REGISTRATION FORMS