Clifton BOE Offices   745 Clifton Avenue, Clifton, New Jersey 07013    973-470-2300

Welcome to the Clifton Public School District!

District News and Announcements

Board Resolution for Equitable State Funding | CBOE Budget Committee Statement-
CHS Spring Musical Presents: Once Upon a Mattress
Please join us to find out the true story of "The Princess and the Pea"!
A lighthearted comedy for all ages!
Show Dates & Times: Friday, March 10, 2017 @ 7:00PM
Saturday, March 11, 2017 @ 7:00PM
Sunday, March 12, 2017 Matinee @ 1:00PM
General Admission Tickets: $12 Students/Senior Citizens $15 Adults
Presale: $10 Students/Seniors & $12 Adults
Call the CHS Main Office or email Ms. Lisa Poggi at to purchase and pick up tickets in advance up to Thursday, March 9 by 1:00PM.
Kindergarten registration for Clifton residents who will be 5 years old by October 1st, 2017 has now started!! Register ONLINE HERE.
Preschool Registration for ‚Äčincome eligible* Clifton residents who will be 4 years old by October 1st, 2017 has also begun, see our ‚ÄčFederally Funded Preschool Program page. (*see income qualifications on the Federally Funded link provided)
• AJ Tudda won his 100th wrestling match on February 23rd!
• Congratulations to Jacob Abill on repeating as District 5 Wrestling Champion in the 285lb weight class!
• Clifton's James Murdoch was named Most Outstanding Wrestler for the Passaic County Tournament. The award was given by the West Milford Varsity Club.  Thank you WMVC!
• Clifton's James Fusaro (Soph) was named NJ Devils Big North Player of the Month for January.

Watch a selection of Clifton Public School's 2016 Winter Concert Performances HERE!
Christopher Columbus Middle School will be hosting Cut-a-Thon again this year. Our 12th annual event is set for May 22, 2017.  We will be in the CCMS Media Center from 8:30 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.   Individuals who would like to donate (and have at least 8 inches of hair) will need to email ( to schedule an appointment.  Professional hairstylists will be here to cut and style hair. Download information and permission form HERE!!

 From the Superintendent : News from Clifton Public Schools!
The Clifton Mustang Messenger Newsletter - Fall Sports Edition
Important Clifton Public School Security Letters
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Free and Reduced Lunch Program applications are now being processed online.
CLICK HERE for more information.

Clifton Public Schools Water Testing Results (updated 1-26-17)
Clifton Public Schools Offer these Preschool Program Options:
K-12 student registration for Clifton Public Schools is now required to be completed ONLINE:


On-line registration is now open for all grade levels. After completing the
on-line registration, please bring your confirmation sheet and necessary documents to the Board of Education - 745 Clifton Avenue - Clifton, NJ 07013 - Monday through Friday from 8:00 - 3:30.

For further information and registration requirements, see our registration page.
Clifton Public Schools now has a Facebook page that will be used to communicate announcements.  Click here to view the page and click "like" to subscribe to announcements.