ANNOUNCING KINDERGARTEN PRE-REGISTRATION
FOR THE 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR
Beginning Wednesday, February 1, 2017 we will be accepting Pre-Registration applications for students entering Kindergarten in the 2017-2018 school year.
Students entering Kindergarten must be five (5) years old by October 15, 2017.
The Central Registration Office is located at 163 Monmouth Road, Oakhurst, NJ. The office will be open Wednesday, February 1, 2017 through Friday, February 24, 2017 from 9:00AM - 12:00PM for parents/guardians to pre-register their child. The office is closed on Monday, February 20, 2017 in honor of President's Day. No appointment is necessary. You child need not be present for the pre-registration enrollment process.
Completed registration packets must be returned to the Central Registration Office at the time of registration.
In addition to the completed registration packet the following documents (must be originals) are requested at the time of registration. The Registrar will photocopy the documents for school records and will return the originals to the parent/guardian.
- Proof of Residency* - Tax bill, deed, or mortgage statement for homeowners; a current lease for renters along with Sworn Statement of Tenancy (last page of the registration packet) AND Two utility bills (Electric, gas, water, sewer, cable, phone bill, car insurance)
- Birth Certificate for the Student – Original must be provided within 30 days of initial enrollment pursuant to N.J.S.A. 18A:36-25.1
- Health record – Absence of student medical information will not affect a student's eligibility to enroll in school, although actual attendance at school may be deferred as necessary in compliance with rules regarding immunization of students, N.J.A.C. 8:57-4.1 et seq.
*If you are unable to submit the proofs of residency noted above because you have recently moved into Ocean Township, are living with family or friends who are Ocean Township residents, the lease is not in your name or your child lives with an Ocean Township resident other than his/her parent or guardian, you must contact Mrs. Amato in the Superintendent’s Office at (732) 531-5600, ext. 3000.
Final step in the registration process: Kindergarten Skills Check – May 24, 2017. All children entering Kindergarten are required to have a “Skills Check.” Skills Checks will be held at your child’s elementary school on May 24, 2017. Parent/Guardian:You are required to attend with your child. You will receive specific information in the mail from your elementary school with times and instructions.