Pre-k registration planned at BSISD

Big Spring independent School District officials have announced registration times for parents wishing to enroll their children in 2012-2013 pre-kindergarten classes.Pre3-K registration will be held from noon until 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Goliad Intermediate School return, will be required.• The family is homeless.• Parent is a member of the U.S. armed forces (military identification will be required).• The child has been in foster care.The following documents will be required at registration:• Official birth certificate.• Immunization records.• Child’s Social Security card.• Proof of residence, such as a utility bill or lease agreement.• Parent’s driver’s license.• Proof of guardianship.Vickie Cheyne, PEIMS coordinator for the district, said pre-k will change significantly next school year — not only will more classes be offered, but they will change from half-day to full-day status. All pre-kindergarten classes during the 2012-2013 school year will be held at the Kentwood campus.Despite the expanded number of classes, Cheyne cautioned that admission to the program will be on a first-come, first-served basis.“We have had a waiting list the past two years,” she said.For more information, contact the school district at 264-3600.Contact Steve Reagan at 263-7331 ext. 235 or by e-mail at