How to Apply to BCS - Enrollment

Enrollment is full for the 2016-2017 school year.  There is currently a wait list for each grade.  If you live within the Birmingham Public School District and would like to place your child on the wait list, you may do so in person at the Education and Administrative Center, 31301 Evergreen Road, Beverly Hills.

Virtual Tour of BCS

Click here to take a virtual tour of BCS (opens new YouTube window).

Enrollment Timeline for Openings in the 2017-2018 School Year


December 4, 2016

BCS Open House from 1:00 p.m. - 3: 00 p.m.
Registration for 2017-2018 BCS Enrollment Lottery will take place.

December 8, 2016

Information Session in the BCS Media Center at 6:30 p.m.
Intended for those unable to attend the Open House; no registrations taken.

January 3-6, 9, 2017

Registration Week for 2017-2018 BCS Enrollment Lottery

BPS Education and Administration Center
31301 Evergreen Road, Beverly Hills, MI 48025
Monday – Friday; 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday; 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Forms are not available online or at the BCS school office.

January 9, 2017

Residency Confirmation
If not a current BPS student, residency must be confirmed by 4:30pm with signed lease or closure papers.

January 11, 2017

Public Lottery for 2017-2018 School Year
In the event that registrations exceed openings available, a public lottery will be held at 6:00 p.m. at the BPS Education and Administration Center. Families will be advised bymail of the enrollment status of their child(ren).

The names of students will not be posted at the school or on the website.

January 12-20, 2017

Group Tours Only, Due to High Volume of Requests

January 16, 2017

Letters Mailed to Students Accepted During the Lottery

January 18, 2017

Letters Mailed to Students Placed on the Wait List

January 20, 2017

Deadline for Acceptance of Lottery Space at 4:00 p.m.

January 27, 2017

Previous Year’s Wait List Expires at 4:00 p.m.

January 30, 2017
Beginning of Individual Parent Meetings
Individual parent meetings are scheduled with an administrator and counselor to discuss placement for each new student.

February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017  Principals and Administrators will be notified of the names of the students who have accepted a spot at BCS for the next school year.

For privacy purposes, student names will NOT be posted at the school or on the district website after the lottery.

2017-2018 BCS Enrollment Process & Guidelines