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

Clifton Public Schools - Preschool Programs

The Clifton Public School District offers these different Preschool Programs:

  1. Preschool for the Special Needs Child
  2. State Funded Preschool Program

Preschool for the Special Needs Child:

Do you have special concerns about your childs development?

Clifton Public Schools provides a free preschool program to assist children, ages 3-5, residing in Clifton who have special needs, such as:

  • Delayed Speech and/or language
  • Visual and hearing impairment
  • Delayed motor development
  • Emotional or behavioral problems
  • General learning problems

For further information, call the Clifton Public Schools Special Services Department at 973-470-2286


State Funded Preschool Program:

Clifton Public Schools offers free Full-Day Preschool for income eligible 4 Year Olds.  Limited spots are available for non-income eligible families on a first come, first serve basis upon completion of the entire registration process (online and in person)

Please go to our State Funded Preschool webpage for important information regarding the program and the eligibility requirements. There are limited spots available.