Enrollment and Registration


    ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Registration for new students is done completely online through the BVSD Student Enrollment Center

    If Foothill is not your neighborhood school (check BVSD School Finder) you must first go through the Open Enrollment Application process. Please see below for detailed information.


    Foothill Elementary is a neighborhood school. The definitive tool for determining your neighborhood school is the BVSD School Finder.

    Your child is guaranteed enrollment in Foothill if:

    1. you reside inside Foothill's attendance area, determined by the BVSD School Finder
    2. and you have not accepted a seat at another school through Open Enrollment

    To be admitted to kindergarten in BVSD, a child must turn five years old on or before September 30th.

    Open Enrollm​ent

    If you reside outside of our attendance area, you may apply to Foothill Elementary through the BVSD Open Enrollment Process​.

    • Open Enrollment students are accepted on a space-available basis
    • Open Enrollment begins in November for the following school year​


    Registration/Enrollment P​​rocess

    BVSD registration/enrollment is done completely online through the BVSD Student Enrollment Center.
    If you have questions with the process please contact the Foothill office at 720-561-2600.


    Summ​er Registr​​​ation

    During the summer months when the school office is closed, please bring your supporting documentation to the Student Enrollment Center to complete the enrollment process:

    Student Enrollment Center

    6500 Arapahoe Rd.

    Boulder, CO 80303

    Tel: 720-561-5247

    Questions? Contact our Registrar, Nancy Sissom at 720-561-2600 or nancy.sissom@bvsd.org​.​

    Visiting Fo​othill E​lement​​ary

    We offer PTO-guided school tours during December, January and April.  
    For tours outside of the above options, please contact the office for more information at 720-561-2600.

    ​Kindergar​​ten Registration Information

    Children entering kindergarten must be 5 years old on or before September 30 of the school year. Kindergarten is a full-day program from 8:15 a.m. to 2:55 p.m. five days a week. 

    ​Kindergarten Parent Information Night

    The Kindergarten Parent Information Night is held in December for parents of children who will start kindergarten the following August. During this event, parents will have the opportunity to meet teachers, ask questions, and receive information about registration. We will also have information available about he YMCA's before and after-school care program for all grades. This event is an opportunity for parents to learn about our school, and is an adult only event. Please make child care arrangements. 


    Kindergar​ten Open House

    Our Kindergarten Spring Open House is held in April. You and your child will get to spend some time in the classroom, meet the teachers, and have some fun! No RSVP necesary. Please bring your Kindergartner.


    Kindergarten ​Summer Playgroups

    Each summer parent volunteers organize playgroups for students entering kindergarten in the fall. These get-togethers are held in Foothill's kindergarten playground area and provide a chance for children to make friends with their classmates before the first day of school. Typically, there is one playgroup each summer month. Please check our master calendar for dates.​