Enroll at BCPS

Online enrollment for the 2020–21 school year is open for new students.

Welcome to Battle Creek Public Schools

There’s never been a better time to join us. Whether you’re looking for accelerated learning, hands-on experiences or individualized support, you’ll find more opportunities for every student, in every grade, at every school.

Parents of new students: enroll today!

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New Students

If you are new to BCPS and do not have children currently enrolled, you will be prompted to create a Skyward Family Access account to enroll online.

(If your child is already a student at BCPS, you do not need to complete this step.)

Documents needed for enrollment:

  • Original (legal) birth certificate
  • Immunization (shot) records
  • If foster care placement, need copy of this placement notice
  • Address verification with one of the following documents: current utility statement (electric, gas or water), rental or lease agreement with address, or property tax statement
  • Photos or scans of enrollment paperwork such as proof of address can be submitted via email given current stay-at-home orders. For enrollment support please email: sbrunner@battlecreekpublicschools.org or call and leave a message at (269) 965-9481.

Find Your School of Residence

Click on the link below to look up your school of residence in the 2020-2021 BCPS Street Guide.

Parent(s)/Guardian(s) must provide proof of residence to the school in the form of a current utility bill (gas, electric, or water bill), purchase or lease agreement, or current Property Tax statement. Any questions may be directed to the Office of Student Services

2020-2021 BCPS Street Guide

Spring into Kindergarten Events Have Been Canceled

All events open to the public have been canceled due to Coronavirus, including Spring into Kindergarten. The health and safety of our families and staff is our highest priority. Learn more about the district's response to COVID-19 here.

Schools of Choice

Non-resident families can apply to enroll in BCPS through Schools of Choice. The application process will open in March 2020.

Learn more

Previously enrolled families with a new student

Families must complete the enrollment process for each new family member who enters the district. Log into your Skyward Family Access account to enroll your new students online. On the home screen, select “New Student Online Enrollment.”


Not sure which school your student should attend? Download our street guide to search with your address.