Student Registration

New student and kindergarten registration

New Families

We look forward to meeting new families!

If you are new to the area, you can enroll your student(s) throughout the school year and during the summer months. Please fill out required registration forms using the link below.

With any further questions, please contact our student information assistant, Sofia Arias, at 703-575-6804 or by email at @email

If any of the following apply to your family, please contact the FCPS Dunn Loring Center, 703-204-6740 before coming to Bailey's Elementary.

  • Home languages other than English
  • Foreign exchange students requiring I-20 student visas
  • Students whose natural parents or legally adoptive parents do not reside in Fairfax County
  • Tuition-paying student
  • Students in foster care placed by other Virginia counties or by out-of-state agency

Kindergarten Registration

A child may enter kindergarten if he or she turns five on or before September 30 of the year he or she enters school.

Bring the complete registration packet and required documents from 10 am to 2 pm to the School Registrar.

Information about Kindergarten at Bailey's

Learn more about Kindergarten at Bailey's Primary, a typical day in Kindergarten at Bailey's, getting ready for Kindergarten, transportation, academics & more!

FCPS Kindergarten Registration

More details about registering for kindergarten across FCPS.

Magnet Program: Registration & Enrollment Information

Enrollment Information

Seats in the Magnet Program are filled by a lottery process (Regulation 3312). Parents are encouraged to attend the informational meeting on February 3, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. at Bailey’s Elementary School before enrolling their child. 

  • March 3, 2020 - Online applicant registration opens 

  • March 30, 2020 - Applicant registration closes at 4:00 p.m.

How to Apply for the Lottery

  1. Secure a personal email account (gmail, hotmail, aol, yahoo)

  2. Enroll your child for school at the base school http://boundary.fcps.edu/boundary/ (if your child attends Bailey’s for preschool you do not need to enroll prior to applying to the lottery) 

  3. Obtain a SIS parent account: https://www.fcps.edu/resources/technology/student-information-system-sis-fcps/sis-parent-account-overview

  4. Submit online magnet lottery application using your SIS parent account: https://www.fcps.edu/registration/elementary-magnet-school-lottery

Notification

Notification of lottery outcome will be emailed on April 2, 2020.  Once you receive your status notification email you will need to log into the Magnet Registration system using your SIS parent account to finish the process. 

Other Information

There is a $100 fee for students accessing Magnet Program placements outside of their base school and is collected with the final school selection and acceptance process.  The fee is waived for students who qualify.

Questions?  Contact Sofia Arias at Bailey’s  - @email or 703-575-6804 

Immersion Program: Registration & Enrollment Information

Enrollment Information

Seats in the Kindergarten and 1st grade Immersion Program are filled by a lottery process (Regulation 3312). Parents are encouraged to attend the informational meeting on February 3, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. at Bailey’s Elementary School before enrolling their child. 

  • January 27, 2020 - Online registration opens 

  • February 20, 2020 - First grade applicant registration closes at 4:00 p.m.

  • March 20, 2020 - Kindergarten applicant registration closes at 4:00 p.m.

How to Apply for the Lottery

How to apply for the lottery:

  1. Secure a personal email account (gmail, hotmail, aol, yahoo)

  2. Enroll your child for school at the base school http://boundary.fcps.edu/boundary/ (if your child attends Bailey’s for preschool you do not need to enroll prior to applying to the lottery) 

  3. Obtain a SIS parent account: https://www.fcps.edu/resources/technology/student-information-system-sis-fcps/sis-parent-account-overview

  4. Submit online immersion lottery application using your SIS parent account : https://www.fcps.edu/registration/world-language-immersion-programs-registration

Notification

Notification of lottery outcome will be emailed on April 2, 2020.  Once you receive your status notification email you will need to log into the Immersion Registration system using your SIS parent account to finish the process. 

Other Information

There is a $100 fee for students accessing Immersion Program placements outside of their base school and is collected with the final school selection and acceptance process.  The fee is waived for students who qualify.

Questions?  Contact Sofia Arias at Bailey’s  - @email or 703-575-6804