Preschool Application Intake


SPRING 2020 Preschool Online Application Intake:
Bedford County is now offering the option to participate in preschool remotely.  You must still complete the full application process, qualify, and be accepted into one of the preschool programs as if your child would be attending in person.  If your interested in this option, and have already completed the THREE-STEP application process below, please click here and fill out the Remote Preschool Form.  If you have not completed the full application process, please do so prior to filling out the remote preschool form. The Remote Preschool Form must be completed by August 21st.
**July 1st will be the cut-off date for application consideration for the start of the 2020-2021 school year. After July 1st, you can still apply, but you may not be considered for acceptance until after the start of the school year if a spot becomes available. If you have completed the application process by July 1st, you will receive a letter notifying you either way. Decision letters are being sent out as applications are finalized.**

A Collaboration between Lyn-CAG Head Start and Bedford County

Public School for children who qualify.

Preschool applications will continue to be accepted online only for all programs. Please see the THREE steps below to complete the application process.
If you have any questions about the process, please contact Diane

Support for physicals and immunizations:  Please click below.

Johnson Health Center Pediatric Services
Bedford Health Department Info

Virginia School Entrance Health Form:
VA School Entrance Health Form

Support for Birth Certificate application:
Vital Records at DMV

STEP 1:  
Please click below to complete the demographic portion of the application.  If you have already completed this step, please move on to step 2.
2020-2021 Application Part 1

STEP 2:  
Please click below to download the fillable Word document.  
2020-2021 Fillable Online Application Part 2

Fill in the required information online, save the document, and email it to


Please click below and download and print the application to fill it in paper-pencil.
2020-2021 Paper-Pencil Application Part 2

Scan and email the completed forms to the above prek email or mail the completed forms to: 

 Diane Isenhour
310 S. Bridge Street
Bedford, VA 24523

In addition to your application, you must also email OR mail the following four required documents for preschool.  Children cannot attend school without this documentation on file.

Documentation required: 
Birth certificate 
Proof of residency (copy of lease agreement, mortgage, or real estate tax document), 
Proof of income (W2 statement, paycheck stubs) 
Current physical
Copy of immunization records

Website by SchoolMessenger Presence. © 2020 Intrado Corporation. All rights reserved.