2017-2018 Back To School Dates for Pre-School Programs

Monday, August 7, 2017

School Registration

Monday, August 7, 2017

9:00-10:00 Pre-School Parent Teacher Meeting

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

No school for Pre-school students


Please contact the school your child will be attending for arrival and departure times.



The Bienville Parish Early Childhood Community Network will host their Coordinated Enrollment for Child Care and Pre-School Round-Up April 4-7, 2017 from 8:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. at the following Bienville Parish Schools, Child Care Centers, and Head Start Centers.

Bienville Parish School Board Public Pre-School Programs
(Pre-K 3 Year Olds & 4 Year Olds) No Cost to Eligible Families

Bienville High School           Castor High School           Crawford Elementary School         Ringgold Elementary School            Saline High School
PO Box 212                               140 Front Street                  935 Daniel St                                         4044  Bienville Road                             1255 Cooper Street
Bienville, LA 71008              Castor, LA 71016                Arcadia, LA 71001                               Ringgold, LA 71068                               Saline, LA 71070
(318) 385-7591                      (318)544-7271                     (318) 263-8757                                    (318) 894-2911                                        (318) 576-3215

Click here for more information about the Pre-K 3 and Pre-K4 programs.


Child Care Centers- Accepting Birth to 5 Years Old
(These Centers Accept CCAP- Child Care Assistance Program)

Celia’s Child Care                                                   Maggie’s Day & Night Care                                    Thumbs Up Learning Center
1820 Myrtle St.                                                       2410 James St.                                                               2685 6th Street
Arcadia, LA 71001                                                 Arcadia, LA 71001                                                       Arcadia, LA 71001
(318) 263-2666                                                      (318) 263-2119                                                             (318) 263-2945

Click here for more information about the Child Care Assistance Program


Head Start Programs (Pre-K 3 Year Olds & 4 Year Olds) No Cost to Eligible Families

Gibsland Coleman Head Start Center                                      Ringgold Head Start Center
1556 S Main St                                                                                       4044 Bienville Rd #A
Gibsland, LA 71028                                                                             Ringgold, LA 71068
(318) 843-6017                                                                                     (318) 894-9114

Click here for more information about the head start programs.



Meet the Family Eligibility Criteria, Federal Income Guidelines, and Age Requirements for Pre-K Programs, Head Start, and Child Care Centers.

Click here to learn more.

Click here to visit the Louisiana Department of Education’s website for early childhood.