Applying to BIA
Thank you for your interest in applying for enrollment at Bethesda International Academy. We look forward to having you as part of our school family!
Students entering the 3-year-old Preschool program must be 3 years of age or older on or before September 1st of the current year. A child must be potty trained.
Students entering the 4-year-old Preschool program must be 4 years of age or older on or before September 1st of the current year.
Students entering Kindergarten should be 5 years of age or older on or before September 1st of the current year.
Students entering Grade 1 should be six years of age or older on or before September 1st of the current year.
A registration fee is assessed each year. This fee is non-refundable and not applicable to tuition.
New students entering Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade, or transferring, should present the following items:
Completed enrollment form
Child’s birth certificate
Record of compliance with health code
Transfer from another school
Copy of latest report card or assessment
Have questions? Please contact the School Office at 773 743-0800 or email
Complete the online BIA application. Once complete, submit required deposit to the school office.
Submit any required forms such as birth certificates, prior report cards, health forms, etc.
We ask your patience as the BIA staff reviews your application. Families will be asked to come in to the school to meet with the principal/teacher (grades K-8) You will be notified if any additional items may be required.
Notification/Acceptance - Upon acceptance you will be notified by either the Director of Marketing and Enrollment, or the Office Administrator with any next steps.