Registration Procedures / Checklist
Registering for Kindergarten and Grade 1 (see Board Entrance Age Policy 5112):
To be eligible to enter Kindergarten, children must be 5 years old on or before October 1.
To be eligible to enter Grade 1, children must be 6 years old on or before October 1.
An ORIGINAL birth certificate, with RAISED SEAL, must be presented as proof of age at the in-person completion of this registration.
Complete the Home Language Survey
Complete the district's Publicity Release Form.
Check your child's school assignment using the links below:
If you are still uncertain of the school your child will attend, please e-mail the district's Transportation Office, or call 232-6161 x4010.
When your registration forms are complete, call your child's school to make an appointment for the in-person completion of this registration. (high school students will be screened for placement purposes.)
Should you wish to conduct business at a particular school, please call ahead to ensure that offices are open and that someone will be available to assist you.
Brunner Elementary School
Westfield Road, Scotch PlainsMr. Scott Bortnick, Principal
Coles Elementary School
Kevin Road, Scotch PlainsDr. Karen Wetherell, Principal
Evergreen Elementary School
Evergreen Avenue, Scotch PlainsMrs. Colleen Haubert, Principal
McGinn Elementary School
Roosevelt Avenue, Scotch Plains
Dr. Sasha Slocum, Principal
(908) 233-7950School One Elementary School
Willow Avenue, Scotch PlainsJustin Fiory, Principal
(908) 322-7731Park Middle School
Park Avenue, Scotch PlainsDr. Jocelyn Dumaresq, Principal
Terrill Middle School
Terrill Road, Scotch PlainsDr. Kevin Holloway, Principal
Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School
Westfield Road, Scotch Plains
(908) 889-8600 x3409
School Office Hours for Registration Purposes:
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Call school office for summer dates open.
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Should you wish to conduct business at a particular school, please call ahead to ensure that offices are open and that someone will be available to assist you.Medical Requirements
Have a Medical Examination Form completed and signed by your child's physician, including the child's immunization records, in accordance with the NJ State Administrative Code 6A:16.2. If your child has not had a recent physical (one completed within 365 days) you have 30 days from the beginning of the school year to complete this requirement. If transferring from a school within New Jersey, the Physical on file with the previous school will be accepted. A child may NOT enter school without a physical exam. (See the district regulation)
Have Proof of Minimal State Mandated Immunizations required in accordance with NJ State Administrative Code 8:57-4. If your child has not received their immunizations due to medical or religious reasons, please contact your School Nurse for the necessary paperwork. Immunization documentation must be on file in the Health Office BEFORE your child can begin school.
A Tuberculosis Skin test may be required if your child is transferring from another country and entering school in the US for the first time. The nurse in your child's building will advise you if the test is required.
Complete the Health History Form.
A Dental Examination is strongly recommended prior to school entrance.
Questions? call 908 232-6161, x4001 or x4002