Bishop Elementary School

Kindergarten Dual Language Program

Important Dates and Deadlines for Fall 2017

Kindergarten Enrollment:

Begins Thursday, March 9th in the Bishop Elementary School Library (LRC), 2:00 – 6:00 pm. Register your child, mark yes on the enrollment form and request a Dual Language Interview.


The last day to request a Dual Language Interview is Friday, May 12th. All documents must be submitted to the office by Friday, May 26th to be considered for the program.

Dual Program Parent Information Meeting:

Thursday, March 23th @ the Bishop Elementary School Library.

English presentation at 5:30 – 6:15, Spanish presentation at 6:30 – 7:15

Dual Classroom Tours for Parents:

Three Fridays: March 24th, April 7th and April 14th at 9:00 a.m. Meet in the school office.

Dual Language Kindergarten Interviews:

April 24 – April 28 Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday-Friday

We meet with each family requesting dual language to ensure it is the right choice for your child. Sign up for an interview at the Bishop Elementary Office when you register your child.


When there are more requests for the program than there are spaces, selection is based on a lottery. Students whose names are not drawn will be placed on the waiting list.

Notification of Class Placement:

We will post the kindergarten dual class list in the display boxes in front of the Bishop Elementary Office. The lottery results will be mailed on 8/3/17.