According to state statute NJSA 18A:38-1, only students who are legal residents of Scotch Plains or Fanwood are eligible to attend Scotch Plains-Fanwood Public Schools. Students who are found to be non-residents and attending district schools illegally will be removed from the schools and their parents or legal guardians will be held financially liable for tuition costs while these students were in attendance. Any person who is aware of violations to this statute is asked to contact the office of Special Services at 908-232-6161, Ext. 3138.
Scotch Plains, New Jersey 07076