Regular Office Hours: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
How Can I Register a Child in Clifton Public Schools?
All registrations are required to be done online. Click this link to enter
the online registration system:
Kindergarten registration for Clifton residents who will be 5 years old by October 1st, 2017 will begin on February 28, 2017.
Preschool Registration for income eligible* Clifton residents who will be 4 years old by October 1st, 2017 will begin on February 15, 2017. (*Income requirements can be found on our website: Federally Funded Preschool Program page).
The Grant-Funded Free Pre-K is full and is no longer accepting online registration for the 2016-17 school year. Families wishing to add their child's name to the wait list may call 973-778-0305
The local district must provide free public education to "any person who is domiciled within the district: (NJSA 18A:38-1(a). Domicile is where a person (parent or guardian) is eligible to vote, pays taxes, and has a "fixed" residence.