Children who will be five years old on or before October 1, 2018, are eligible to register for the 2018-2019 school year.

***Please note: Students currently attending the Hardyston Preschool Program are also required to register for kindergarten on one of the dates below.

Please bring ALL necessary documentation, as listed below, to kindergarten registration.

Registration Dates

Monday          March 5, 2018        9:30am – 11:30am
Tuesday         March 6, 2018        9:30am – 11:30am
Wednesday    March 7, 2018        9:30am – 11:30am
Thursday        March 8, 2018       12:00pm – 2:30pm
Friday             March 9, 2018       12:00pm – 2:30pm
Thursday        April 5, 2018           8:00am – 1:00pm


Proof of Residency (Please note that this requirement must be met for all new students registering regardless of whether a sibling is already registered.)


At the time of registration, you will need to present two forms of proof of residency.  

Homeowners: picture ID, most recent mortgage statement and tax bill.  

Renters: picture ID, current rental lease agreement and current utility bill (cable, electric, etc.)


*If you are living with an individual or family residing in Hardyston Township, they must provide a copy of their deed and a current utility bill, along with a notarized letter. 


You will also need the following in order to complete registration:

Original Birth Certificate

Custodian/Guardianship Papers (if applicable)

Physical check-up from private medical doctor (must be dated September 6, 2017 or after)

Doctor’s certificate of immunization against the following:

1.    DPT – 4 doses

Fourth dose must be on or after fourth birthday; if not, a fifth dose will be needed.

2.    Polio – 3 doses

Third dose must be on or after fourth birthday; if not, a fourth dose will be needed.

3.    Measles (Rubeola) – 2 doses of a measles containing vaccine; the first dose must be after the first birthday.

4.    Mumps – 1 dose

5.    German Measles (Rubella) – 1 dose

6.    Hepatitis B – 3 doses

7.    Varicella (Chicken Pox Vaccine) — 1 dose after 1st birthday or documentation that child had the disease.


For questions regarding registration or immunizations, please call Susan Verso at 973-823-7000, ext 8203.